2007 Kistler - Chardonnay Durell Vineyard 750ml

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Professional Reviews For This Wine

International Wine Cellar | Rating: 94

($75) Vivid yellow. Pungent scents of citrus pith, pear, sweet butter, toasted bread and smoky minerality. Smooth on entry, then tighter, stonier and less showy in the middle palate, with terrific spicy intensity to its citrus and floral flavors. Builds slowly and impressively, finishing with palate-staining, mineral-laced flavors of orange and bitter quinine. This intriguing wine smells like a Meursault and tastes like a Chablis. Kistler told me that its malo took forever to finish.

Author: Josh Raynolds
Issue: Issue 150

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Wine Advocate | Rating: 91-94

Nectarine, orange blossom, lemon custard, and whole currants are present in the 2007 Chardonnay Durell Vineyard. This is, again a wine with crisp, zesty acidity, striking liquid minerality, and a long, full-bodied finish.

Author: Robert Parker
Issue: 180

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Customer Reviews For This Wine

Rating: 93
Author: WineDoc
Trust Rating: 98
Tasted On: 02/03/2014

Author: Jito72
Trust Rating: 99
Tasted On: 01/18/2014
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Rating: 95
Author: Jam02110
Trust Rating: 98
Tasted On: 12/22/2012

Rating: 96
Author: Mike N296
Trust Rating: 98
Tasted On: 09/22/2011
Site Blog: Foodie Confidential Paired with grilled chicken and asparagus. Excellent. Vanilla, honeysuckle. Slight charred earth on back of the palate. Almost too drinkable. Went fast. Balance and structure perfect. Beautiful deep yellow color.

Rating: 96
Author: Anonymous Author
Trust Rating: 88
Tasted On: 10/11/2010

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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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