2003 Kistler - Chardonnay Kistler Vineyard 750ml

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2003 Kistler - Chardonnay Kistler Vineyard
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Reviews For This Wine


 
International Wine Cellar | 94

($65) Medium yellow with green highlights. Subtle aromas of peach blossom, lemon cream and vanilla. Big, sweet, layered and rich; chewy but not at all heavy. Very highly concentrated wine with ripe, pure fruit flavors of citrus and stone fruits. Wonderfully ripe and fruit-driven without being exotic. Very long and rich on the back.

Author: Stephen Tanzer
Issue: Issue 126

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Score: 89
Author: afikes
Tasted On: 12/24/2014
Score: 93
Author: RDV
Trust Rating: 94
Tasted On: 05/03/2011
Score: 91
Author: PJ Haveron
Trust Rating: 98
Tasted On: 04/12/2009
Excellent as usual, however, not quite as bright on the palate, perhaps showing a bit of age. Customary citrus and floral notes were prominent. Beautiful gold presentation and structure, really well made wine.
Score: 91
Author: JMC22
Trust Rating: 99
Tasted On: 01/12/2009
Drink Dates: 2006-2011
Cream, vanilla, lilac, honey, and alcohol on the nose. Strong acid creates structure but is balanced by a creamy viscosity. 30 second finish. Nice wine!
Score: 91
Author: Mizael
Tasted On: 02/14/2009

About This Producer


Kistler Vineyards is a small family-owned winery located in the Russian River Valley specializing in Burgundian style Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. Since its first vintage in 1979, the winery has grown in size to produce 25,000 cases per year. Steve Kistler and Mark Bixler share the winemaking responsibilities, while Mark also acts as chemist and business manager. The winery, completed in 1992, is located on their Vine Hill Vineyard in the Russian River Valley. Kistler's fruit is sourced from various vineyards across Napa and Sonoma counties. Kistler Vineyards' wines are released semi-annually and almost exclusively to its mailing list.

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