This is a serviceable, if nondescript Chardonnay. In a highly competitive category it doesn't stand out in any way. It's just a light expression of apple flavors, with a quick finish that leaves a slight impression of glue.
Paul Gregutt is a Contributing Editor for Wine Enthusiast magazine, a founding member of the magazine’s Tasting Panel, and reviews the wines of Oregon and Canada. The author of the critically-acclaimed Washington Wines & Wineries—The Essential Guide, he consulted on the Pacific Northwest entries in current versions of The World Atlas of Wine and The Oxford Companion to Wine.Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.