VOLUME 11, ISSUE 50
November 1, 2019
ARTICLES IN THIS ISSUE:
The Prince Departs

2016 Trader Joe’s Lot #87 Grand Reserve Sonoma Coast Chardonnay

14.8% alc., $12.99. Vinted and bottled by AVID Winery, Sebastopol. · Pale golden yellow color in the glass. Up front aromas of butter, lemon and pineapple. Light in weight with good acidity, featuring flavors of citrus, apple, nuts and caramel. Bright and lively with a silky texture and integrated alcohol. This wine will attract Chardonnay fans at this price. Score: 88. Reviewed July 14, 2018

Winery: Trader Joe's
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