Chardonnay

Grgich Hills Chardonnay 2014

Vintage
2014
Size
750ml
Type
White
Alcohol
14.1%
Varietal
Chardonnay
Grapes
Chardonnay
Winery
Grgich Hills
Region
California
Country
United States
  • Organic
94 AVG
Drink now through to 2030. Serve chilled.

Grgich Hills is one of Napa Valley’s most famous estates thanks to the hard work and vision of Miljenko "Mike" Grgich. In 1976 the Chardonnay that he had made for Chateau Montelena beat many of France’s top white Burgundies at a blind tasting competition known as the Judgement of Paris. This unexpected victory proved that Californian wines could offer the same complexity and elegance as those made in Burgundy, and forever changed the perception of the region’s wines.

Today the estate includes five prime vineyards which are farmed both biodynamically and organically. The winery is run on solar energy and every aspect of the vinification process is carried out in accordance with their strict minimal intervention philosophy. The wines are fermented with indigenous yeasts and each lot is vinified separately before being blended and matured in oak barrels for a year and a half.

The result is an opulent, full-bodied Chardonnay which opens with delicate aromatic notes of lemon zest, figs, and dried rose petals. On the palate there are rich tropical fruit notes, refined tannins, and a very long finish. The bold flavour profile of this wine make it a great match for decadent dishes like lobster, creamy pasta dishes, or chicken served in a rich creamy sauce.
Description
Drink now through to 2030. Serve chilled.

Grgich Hills is one of Napa Valley’s most famous estates thanks to the hard work and vision of Miljenko "Mike" Grgich. In 1976 the Chardonnay that he had made for Chateau Montelena beat many of France’s top white Burgundies at a blind tasting competition known as the Judgement of Paris. This unexpected victory proved that Californian wines could offer the same complexity and elegance as those made in Burgundy, and forever changed the perception of the region’s wines.

Today the estate includes five prime vineyards which are farmed both biodynamically and organically. The winery is run on solar energy and every aspect of the vinification process is carried out in accordance with their strict minimal intervention philosophy. The wines are fermented with indigenous yeasts and each lot is vinified separately before being blended and matured in oak barrels for a year and a half.

The result is an opulent, full-bodied Chardonnay which opens with delicate aromatic notes of lemon zest, figs, and dried rose petals. On the palate there are rich tropical fruit notes, refined tannins, and a very long finish. The bold flavour profile of this wine make it a great match for decadent dishes like lobster, creamy pasta dishes, or chicken served in a rich creamy sauce.
  • UPS Express Shipping option available at the checkout
  • Add gift options at the checkout
 
More from this winery
Grgich Hills Cabernet Sauvignon 2018
Grgich Hills Cabernet Sauvignon 2018
  • 2018
  • Red
  • 14.5%
Vintage
2018
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
14.5%
Varietal
Cabernet Sauvignon
Grapes
Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Verdot, Merlot
Winery
Grgich Hills
Region
California
Country
United States
94 AVG
Grgich Hills Zinfandel 2016
Grgich Hills Zinfandel 2016
  • 2016
  • Red
  • 15%
Vintage
2016
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
15%
Varietal
Zinfandel
Grapes
Zinfandel
Winery
Grgich Hills
Region
California
Country
United States
93 AVG
Grgich Hills Chardonnay 2020
Grgich Hills Chardonnay 2020
  • 2020
  • White
  • 14.1%
Vintage
2020
Size
750ml
Type
White
Alcohol
14.1%
Varietal
Chardonnay
Grapes
Chardonnay
Winery
Grgich Hills
Region
California
Country
United States
94 AVG
Grgich Hills Fume Blanc 2019
Grgich Hills Fume Blanc 2019
  • 2019
  • White
  • 13.5%
Vintage
2019
Size
750ml
Type
White
Alcohol
13.5%
Varietal
Sauvignon Blanc
Grapes
Sauvignon Blanc
Winery
Grgich Hills
Region
California
Country
United States
93 AVG
More from this region
Treana  Red Blend 2019
Treana Red Blend 2019
  • 2019
  • Red
  • 15%
Vintage
2019
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
15%
Varietal
California Red Blends
Grapes
Cabernet Sauvignon 75%, Syrah 25%
Winery
Hope Family Wines
Region
California
Country
United States
93 AVG
Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon 2021
Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon 2021
  • 2021
  • Red
  • 14.8%
Vintage
2021
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
14.8%
Varietal
Cabernet Sauvignon
Grapes
Cabernet Sauvignon
Winery
Caymus
Region
California
Country
United States
94 AVG
Robert Mondavi To Kalon Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2019
Robert Mondavi To Kalon Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2019
  • 2019
  • Red
  • 14.5%
Vintage
2019
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
14.5%
Varietal
Cabernet Sauvignon
Grapes
93% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Cabernet Franc and 2% Petit Verdot
Winery
Robert Mondavi
Region
California
Country
United States
96 AVG
Roots Run Deep Educated Guess Chardonnay 2019
Roots Run Deep Educated Guess Chardonnay 2019
  • 2019
  • White
  • 14.6%
Vintage
2019
Size
750ml
Type
White
Alcohol
14.6%
Varietal
Chardonnay
Grapes
Chardonnay
Winery
Roots Run Deep
Region
California
Country
United States
93 AVG
Caymus Red Schooner Voyage 10
Caymus Red Schooner Voyage 10
  • NV
  • Red
  • 14.5%
Vintage
NV
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
14.5%
Varietal
Malbec
Grapes
Malbec
Winery
Caymus
Region
California
Country
United States
94 AVG
Duckhorn Decoy Red Blend 2019
Duckhorn Decoy Red Blend 2019
  • 2019
  • Red
  • 13.5%
Vintage
2019
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
13.5%
Varietal
Bordeaux Red Blends
Grapes
Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot
Winery
Duckhorn
Region
California
Country
United States
91 AVG
Chronic Cellars Suite Petite 2019
Chronic Cellars Suite Petite 2019
  • 2019
  • Red
  • 14%
Vintage
2019
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
14%
Varietal
Petite Sirah
Grapes
Petite Sirah, Syrah
Winery
Chronic Cellars
Region
California
Country
United States
91 AVG
Michael David Winery Inkblot Cabernet Franc 2020
Michael David Winery Inkblot Cabernet Franc 2020
  • 2020
  • Red
  • 15%
Vintage
2020
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
15%
Varietal
Cabernet Franc
Grapes
Cabernet Franc
Winery
Michael David Winery
Region
California
Country
United States
93 AVG
Bread & Butter Cabernet Sauvignon 2021
Bread & Butter Cabernet Sauvignon 2021
  • 2021
  • Red
  • 13.5%
Vintage
2021
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
13.5%
Varietal
Cabernet Sauvignon
Grapes
Cabernet Sauvignon
Winery
Bread & Butter
Region
California
Country
United States
91 AVG
Clos Pegase Mitsuko's Vineyard Chardonnay 2019
Clos Pegase Mitsuko's Vineyard Chardonnay 2019
  • 2019
  • White
  • 14.2%
Vintage
2019
Size
750ml
Type
White
Alcohol
14.2%
Varietal
Chardonnay
Grapes
Chardonnay
Winery
Clos Pegase
Region
California
Country
United States
93 AVG
More from this varietal
The Prisoner Wine Company Chardonnay 2019
The Prisoner Wine Company Chardonnay 2019
  • 2019
  • White
  • 14.5%
Vintage
2019
Size
750ml
Type
White
Alcohol
14.5%
Varietal
Chardonnay
Grapes
Chardonnay
Winery
The Prisoner Wine Company
Region
California
Country
United States
94 AVG
Craggy Range Kidnappers Vineyard Chardonnay 2021
Craggy Range Kidnappers Vineyard Chardonnay 2021
  • 2021
  • White
  • 13%
Vintage
2021
Size
750ml
Type
White
Alcohol
13%
Varietal
Chardonnay
Grapes
Chardonnay
Winery
Craggy Range
Region
Martinborough
Country
New Zealand
93 AVG
Paul Cluver Estate Chardonnay 2020
Paul Cluver Estate Chardonnay 2020
  • 2020
  • White
  • 13%
Vintage
2020
Size
750ml
Type
White
Alcohol
13%
Varietal
Chardonnay
Grapes
Chardonnay
Winery
Paul Cluver
Region
Western Cape
Country
South Africa
93 AVG
Domaine Daniel-Etienne Defaix Chablis Vieilles Vignes 2020
Domaine Daniel-Etienne Defaix Chablis Vieilles Vignes 2020
  • 2020
  • White
  • 13%
Vintage
2020
Size
750ml
Type
White
Alcohol
13%
Varietal
Chardonnay
Grapes
Chardonnay
Winery
Domaine Daniel-Etienne Defaix
Region
Burgundy
Country
France
93 AVG
Jordan Barrel Fermented Chardonnay 2022
Jordan Barrel Fermented Chardonnay 2022
  • 2022
  • White
  • 13.5%
Vintage
2022
Size
750ml
Type
White
Alcohol
13.5%
Varietal
Chardonnay
Grapes
Chardonnay
Winery
Jordan
Region
Stellenbosch
Country
South Africa
92 AVG
Marc Colin et Fils Chassagne Montrachet Margot 2021
Marc Colin et Fils Chassagne Montrachet Margot 2021
  • 2021
  • White
  • 13.5%
Vintage
2021
Size
750ml
Type
White
Alcohol
13.5%
Varietal
Chardonnay
Grapes
Chardonnay
Winery
Marc Colin et Fils
Region
Burgundy
Country
France
94 AVG
Philippe Colin Chassagne Montrachet  Les Chenevottes 2021
Philippe Colin Chassagne Montrachet Les Chenevottes 2021
  • 2021
  • White
  • 13.5%
Vintage
2021
Size
750ml
Type
White
Alcohol
13.5%
Varietal
Chardonnay
Grapes
Chardonnay
Winery
Philippe Colin
Region
Burgundy
Country
France
94 AVG
Domaine Masse Givry Clos de la Brulee Blanc 2020
Domaine Masse Givry Clos de la Brulee Blanc 2020
  • 2020
  • White
  • 12.5%
Vintage
2020
Size
750ml
Type
White
Alcohol
12.5%
Varietal
Chardonnay
Grapes
Chardonnay
Winery
Domaine Masse
Region
Burgundy
Country
France
93 AVG
Tensley Fundamental Chardonnay 2021
Tensley Fundamental Chardonnay 2021
  • 2021
  • White
  • 13.5%
Vintage
2021
Size
750ml
Type
White
Alcohol
13.5%
Varietal
Chardonnay
Grapes
Chardonnay
Winery
Tensley
Region
California
Country
United States
92 AVG
Louis Michel & Fils Chablis 2022
Louis Michel & Fils Chablis 2022
  • 2022
  • White
  • 12.5%
Vintage
2022
Size
750ml
Type
White
Alcohol
12.5%
Varietal
Chardonnay
Grapes
Chardonnay
Winery
Louis Michel & Fils
Region
Burgundy
Country
France
92 AVG