Bouchaine Vineyards


Bouchaine 'Estate' Chardonnay 2014
92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 92 “Revealing notes of orange blossoms, apple tart and lemon meringue pie plus a toasty undercurrent, the 2014 Chardonnay Estate is medium-bodied, fine, fresh and elegant, with a wonderful intensity of citrus flavors and long, mineral-laced finish.”-WA  James Suckling 91 “Lovely

Bouchaine 'Estate' Chardonnay 2013
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"Layered, lovely aromas of fuji apples, clementines, lime and jasmine. A rich, yet tangy palate showing nectarine, lemon curd and brioche. Lip-smacking finish."-Tasting Notes  "Bouchaine wines are a compelling expression of nature and culture, a marriage of grape and craft that harmonizes the

Bouchaine 'Estate' Chardonnay 2011
87  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 87"This is a fairly generic coastal Chardonnay. It’s rich in honeyed oak and balanced with acidity, while the flavors are enormously ripe in peaches, pears, oranges and golden mangoes. Ready to drink now. "

Bouchaine 'Estate' Chardonnay 2010
91  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 91" This shows real Chardonnay character, with a creamy texture housing flavors of Meyer lemon tart, vanilla and buttered toast, brightened with lively acidity. It’s great to see veteran Bouchaine performing at such a high level. " ~ SH

Bouchaine Carneros Pinot Noir 2009
88  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 88"Captures fresh, ripe layers of apple, pear and fig flavors that are medium- to full-bodied, retaining a nice balance between acidity and ripeness, ending with a crisp, refreshing aftertaste of lime and citrus. Drink now through 2017. 7,604 cases made."~JL

Bouchaine Carneros Pinot Noir 2008
89  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 89 "The vineyard is on the Napa side of Carneros. The grapes got quite ripe, to judge from the flavors of black cherries, while 75% new oak adds distinct flavors of sweet, caramelized toast. The wine is pretty tannic, with fine acidity. Give it a few hours in the decanter before