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Mad Squirrel Chardonel

Mad Squirrel Chardonel Wine Details
Price: $5.99 per bottle

Description: Un-Oaked, crisp dry white wine where the pure fruit flavors of the grapes are allowed to speak for themselves. Slow fermented with exotic yeast at 52 degrees in icy chilled temperature-controlled tanks. This wine bursts with tropical fruit overtones: pineapple, guava, orchids and citrus.

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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