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Château 128 Wine Tasting Series Week 2 - Chardonnay. January 27, 2012. Why Chardonnay?. Sixth most planted wine grape in the world, second most planted white wine grape. Varied taste – dependent on region and winemaking process (MLF & Oak). Interesting recent history.

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Ch teau 128 wine tasting series week 2 chardonnay

Château 128 Wine Tasting SeriesWeek 2 - Chardonnay

January 27, 2012


Why chardonnay

Why Chardonnay?

  • Sixth most planted wine grape in the world, second most planted white wine grape.

  • Varied taste – dependent on region and winemaking process (MLF & Oak).

  • Interesting recent history ..


Chardonnay john stamos

Chardonnay = John Stamos

  • Rise to fame & popularity in the 80’s peaking in the mid/early 90’s.

  • Popular with young urban women of the ‘Bridget Jones Generation’.

  • Backlash with ABC (anything but Chardonnay) in the mid to late 90’s.


Chardonnay john stamos1

Chardonnay = John Stamos

  • Preferences began shifting to darker, bolder, red wines.


Regions

Regions

  • Like the Pinot Noir grape, Chardonnay is originally from the Burgundy region of France.

  • Now grown in almost every part of the world where wine is produced, from England to New Zealand, it’s often seen as a rite of passage for new and developing regions.

  • 2009 Judgment of Montreal (Le Clos Jordanne)


Ch teau 128 wine tasting series week 2 chardonnay

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What to expect

What to expect?

  • Dry, crisp, full bodied.

  • Aromas of apples, citrus, grass, melon, oak.

  • Similar flavours, also including butter, smoke, herbal, pineapple, vanilla.

  • Reflects Gout de Terroir (flavor of soil) more than others, vineyard site selection critical


Food pairings

Food Pairings

  • Melons/Fruit

  • Mild Cheddar

  • Smoked Salmon

  • Guacamole

  • Shrimp & Other Seafood


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