Name – Gloria Ferrer Carneros Cuvee
Producer – Gloria Ferrer
Vintage – 2007
Region – California – Carneros
Varietal – Chardonnay and Pinot Noir
Pricing – $66.00
This Gloria Ferrer Carneros Cuvee is clear and a medium lemon in color.
The nose is clean with a light intensity of aromas. The aromas consisted of green apple, citrus fruit and bread.
This Gloria Ferrer Carneros Cuvee is dry wit high acidity and a light to medium – body. Notes of pear, green apple, citrus fruits and medium length finish of bread are all in this wine’s flavor profile.
This Gloria Ferrer Carneros Cuvee was a good wine with a little bit of complexity and balance. We would have liked a little more from the intensity of the aromas and flavor profile as well as a longer finish, but a good experience nonetheless.
Food – Seafood – Soft Cheeses
Cigar – RyJ Perlado
Wine Spectator – 92pts.
Wine Enthusiast – 93pts.
Critics Challenge Wine Competition, 2010: Silver
Dan Berger’s International Wine Competition, 2017: Bronze
San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition, 2017: Silver
Dan Berger’s International Wine Competition, 2016: Gold
Los Angeles International Wine Competition, 2016: Silver
The nose opens up with red apple and Meyer lemon and is just beginning to show some mature character. The mouth adds white pear and black cherry with a touch of brioche. The mouth feel has plenty of structure to hold up the fruit and carries the wine to the mineral finish.
About Gloria Ferrer – https://www.gloriaferrer.com