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Wine review: Closson Chase Vineyards Chardonnay 2012, Ontario

Rating
89.00
Region
Prince Edward County
Varietal
Chardonnay
Food Pairing
Grilled salmon
Price
$29.95

This is dramatically rich chardonnay for cool Prince Edward County and in keeping with the impressive Closson Chase style. Full-bodied, it shows grilled and candied pineapple, vanilla and butter lifted by tight-bright acidity. Excellent tension in the glass. Give it a year or more to fully harmonize if you can. Or serve it now with grilled salmon. Available direct, www.clossonchase.com.

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Beppi Crosariol writes about wine and spirits in the Globe Life and Style sections.He has been The Globe's wine and spirits columnist for more than 10 years. In the late 1990s, he also wrote a food trends column called The Biting Edge.Beppi used to cover business law for ROB and previously edited the paper's weekly technology section. More

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