Gainey Vineyard

Sta. Rita Hills Chardonnay

8.619 ratings
8.74 pro ratings
Sta. Rita Hills, Central Coast, California, USA
Chardonnay
Duck, Shellfish, Goose, Mushrooms, Manchego & Parmesan, Game, Pork, Squash & Root Vegetables, Chicken, Turkey, Cheddar & Gruyere, Meaty & Oily Fish, White Fish, Shellfish, Crab & Lobster, Cream Sauces
Top Notes For
Eric Hwang

Aromas are tight, with some hazelnut. Clean and precise flavors of apple and pear. Just buttery enough, but could use a bit more acidity.

Aromas are tight, with some hazelnut. Clean and precise flavors of apple and pear. Just buttery enough, but could use a bit more acidity.

Apr 8th, 2015
K Brooks

Very nice with chicken ($15 w/ discount)

Very nice with chicken ($15 w/ discount)

Aug 26th, 2019
Kimberly Kruse

Too much butter. Best when free

Too much butter. Best when free

Jun 2nd, 2013
Renee Crawford

Very smooth. Butter on mild side. From Santa Barbara region.

Very smooth. Butter on mild side. From Santa Barbara region.

Apr 23rd, 2013
Bryan Holmes

Another great chard. A nice clean pear, apple crispness.

Another great chard. A nice clean pear, apple crispness.

Feb 21st, 2013
John Berghoff

John had this 5 years ago

John had this 5 years ago

May 23rd, 2017
Crystal Jennings

Crystal had this 5 years ago

Crystal had this 5 years ago

Oct 13th, 2016
Eric Almeida

Eric had this 7 years ago

Eric had this 7 years ago

Jun 5th, 2014
Philip Strina

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Philip had this 5 years ago

May 27th, 2017
Nate Garnero

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Nate had this 5 years ago

May 8th, 2017