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Semi-Dry Chardonel

Semi-Dry Chardonel Wine Details
Price: $12.99 per bottle

Description: Light body with fruit forward aromas of apricot, tropical fruit and a lavish array of fruit flavors on the palate.

Varietal Definition
Chardonel was developed in New York State, to be a late-ripening, highly-productive, cold-climate varietal. A cross of Chardonnay and Seyval Blanc, Chardonel is proving its value in the Mid-Atlantic and Midwest states. Given much of the same treatment as Chardonnay, it adapts well to barrel fermention, and controlled lees contact. The result is often a full-bodied dry wine, high in alcohol and acidity, with a similar, if less pronounced character than Chardonnay.


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