Cookoothama 2008 Chardonnay

This wine is pale yellow in color mild on the nose. On the mid pallet this wine is a bit confusing. It has some mild varietal chard flavors blended with some Sauv blanc tartness. It did not work all that well in the mouth. There was some oak as well as some vanilla (my GF got caramel). The wine was medium in length with the finish more on the watery side of a chard. This was by no means an aweful wine, but I wouldn’t rave about it either. I would give it an 87-88. I won’t be running out for more. I paired it with lobster and it went ok, holding up to it just fine.

From the LCBO web site:
COOKOOTHAMA CHARDONNAY LCBO 619403 | 750 mL bottle Price: $ 13.95
Wine, White Wine 14.0% Alcohol/Vol. Sugar Content : 1

Made in: New South Wales, Australia By: Nugan Estate Pty.

Tasting Note
Pale straw yellow colour; aromas of citrus and vanilla; dry, medium bodied, crisp with apple, citrus flavours. Grilled or roast poultry.

Serving Suggestion
Grilled or roast poultry.
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