2016 Big Table Farm, Chardonnay, Willamette Valley

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2016 Big Table Farm, Chardonnay, Willamette Valley

Portlandian-Montrachet!
Top 100 Chardonnay • Editor's Choice!

We're so thrilled with this Willamette Valley white, we playfully call it, "Portlandian-Montrachet!"

It is no secret we are fans of Big Table Farm having featured their Willamette Valley Pinot Noir four times in the past five years.

You can add their 2016 Big Table Farm Willamette Valley Chardonnay to the list of "must haves" from this winery. This wonderful wine runs circles around most domestic whites.

With its golden poached pears, apple orchard fruit, and beeswax notes, it has amazing length with secondary notes of, "lemon zest, marzipan, vanilla, and crème brûlée." International Wine Report

From The New York Times, to Wine Spectator's "Top 8 Names To Know," the critics all agree, BTF has been featured as a pioneer in Oregon's Willamette Valley. Their farm-to-table philosophy and non-interventionist farming practices translate into the purity and expression of the wine.

Most Recent Press

Garnering an impressive 95 points, Wine Enthusiast recently awarded this wine "Editor's Choice" for its, "pinpoint stone fruit, Meyer lemon, butterscotch and toast flavors. Firmly anchored with bright acidity... it keeps going and going." Wine Enthusiast

Traditionally consumed by locals in the know, very little BTF makes its way out of Oregon. With the little amount we have, be sure to make BTF's Chardonnay part of your white wine repertoire!

Enjoy!

$46.95 per bottle / $563.40 per case

Summary


WINE ENTHUSIAST

TOP 100 WINES OF 2018

95 / 100

"Editor's Choice"

"This stunning wine was fermented in 10% new French oak and shows pinpoint stone fruit, Meyer lemon, butterscotch and toast flavors. Firmly anchored with bright acidity that underscores the fruit and lengthens the finish, it keeps going and going."

INTERNATIONAL WINE REPORT

93 / 100

"Another stunning showing from Big Table Farm is the Willamette Valley Chardonnay... inviting aromas of poached pears, crème brûlée and beeswax. The beautiful texture and gorgeous mouthfeel drive this brilliant wine through the palate, as flavors of lemon zest, marzipan, vanilla, crème brûlée continue to impress through the finish. Overall, a fantastic Chardonnay."


Product Details


Producer: Big Table Farm

Country: United States

Region: Oregon

Sub Region: Willamette Valley

Varietal: Chardonnay

Vintage: 2016

Size: 750ml

Code: W5390-1-1