Menage a Trois Chardonnay 2014 – Wine Review

Menage a Trois Chardonnay 2014

This is a wine review of a Menage a Trois Chardonnay by Menage a Trois Wines. The vintage chosen for this review is the 2014. This wine is from California, more notably the Monterey and Sonoma areas. The alcohol level is 13.6% and it retails around $12.00.

Appearance

This Menage a Trois Chardonnay is clear with a medium gold coloring. 

Aroma/Nose

The nose is clean on this Menage a Trois Chardonnay with a medium intensity of aromas. The aromas consist of citrus notes like lemon, lime and cooked golden apple. This is followed by oak like notes of cream, vanilla and honey. Can definitely identify the malolactic fermentation here. This wine is developing. 

Taste/Palate

The Menage a Trois Chardonnay is a dry wine with medium acidity and full body. The flavor profile is very similar to the nose with citrus notes of lemon and lime with plenty of oak characteristics resulting in the vanilla and honey notes. This wine has a medium length finish. 

Overall Experience 

This Menage a Trois Chardonnay is a good wine with balance and complexity. It could have a better intensity level of flavor and longer length. This wine can be for drinking now, but suitable for some further aging. 

Pairings 

Food – Pork, fish, vegan and poultry. 

Cigar – Nub Habano

Publication Ratings

California State Fair – 93pts.

Winemakers Notes – Menage a Trois Wines Website

Not to intrude on your personal affairs, but here’s a suggestion for the perfect Ménage à Trois: you, your significant other and a bottle of Ménage à Trois Chardonnay. A sensual blend of grapes from three signature California wine regions, this silky Chardonnay seduces with great body, luscious flavors and a delicious kiss of oak.

Each appellation partner in our 2014 Menage a Trois Chardonnay contributes a distinctive quality to the finished blend: crisp, lemon and lime aromas from Monterey; vibrant, tropical fruit flavors from Santa Barbara; and beautiful structure from Sonoma. The resulting Chardonnay is full-bodied on the palate, with strong varietal fruit characters.

We promise to turn on your senses with our crisp, lemon and lime taste and alluring aromas. Our vibrant, sultry flavors and full body will embrace you with a bounty of sensual characteristics like no other, and our to-die-for finish will always leave you satisfied, while at the same time insatiable for more.

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About Menage a Trois Wines – http://www.menageatroiswines.com