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  • n. Plural form of chardonnay.

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Examples

  • My disdain for many California chardonnays is well documented and while Bonterra's 2005 Chardonnay ($14) doesn't suffer from the usual flabbiness, a noticeable green pea aroma and flavor was off-putting.

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  • I could almost taste the chilled chardonnays, the rich, tangy sauvignons.

    Red Room: Zoe FitzGerald Carter: Saying Goodbye to Wine

  • More photos and interactive graphics But here at one of the nation's largest rodeos, which is expected to draw two million visitors over three weeks this month, a softly lighted wine garden serves up chardonnays, live jazz and educational seminars that go into picking the perfect vintage to pair with dessert.

    Houston's Rodeo Cowboys Are Ridin', Ropin' and Wine Sippin'

  • Ben Sklar for The Wall Street Journal Denise Hika enjoyed herself recently at a softly-lit wine garden that serves up chardonnays.

    A More Mainstream Houston Rodeo

  • We watched the two chefs fire up the grills, and were the happy recipients of their "dueling grill" cook-off, which included home cured bacon-wrapped scallops, grilled prawns, spicy sausages, and grilled artichokes, accompanied by warm lentil salad with pancetta and duck leg confit, stuffed pasilla chiles and Santa Maria baked beans -- all washed down with rosés, chardonnays, pinots and syrahs of local vineyards such as D'Alfonso-Curran Wines and Hartley Ostini Hitching Post Wines.

    Jennifer Evans Gardner: Girl Meets Grill

  • We watched the two chefs fire up the grills, and were the happy recipients of their "dueling grill" cook-off, which included home cured bacon-wrapped scallops, grilled prawns, spicy sausages, and grilled artichokes, accompanied by warm lentil salad with pancetta and duck leg confit, stuffed pasilla chiles and Santa Maria baked beans -- all washed down with rosés, chardonnays, pinots and syrahs of local vineyards such as D'Alfonso-Curran Wines and Hartley Ostini Hitching Post Wines.

    Jennifer Evans Gardner: Girl Meets Grill

  • And tell the same to kooky Aunt F. who was two chardonnays into the evening and three feet from the kids table when she blurted that she hit the dating lotto on her post-divorce lover, landing a guy who was hung like a cannon after enduring years of sexual famine.

    Anne Vitiello: Why Marrieds And Divorcees Should Declare A Holiday Truce

  • What we need to see is people who are saying we have 35 chardonnays on the list and six Rieslings.

    Wine importer Terry Theise - Riesling buzz, grower Champagne, 2009, nude breakfast | Dr Vino's wine blog

  • Volnay has not yet achieved the reputations of other white wines in the Cote de Beaune, probably because they are more delicate and subtle than the bigger chardonnays in the area.

    Imperfect storage, blogging, new critics, Johnny Apple – sipped and spit | Dr Vino's wine blog

  • Oh, and by the way, I think those big oaky expensive chardonnays go just swimmingly with a bag of those crunchy neon yellow cheetos.

    Buttermilk fried chicken waffles – impossible wine pairing? | Dr Vino's wine blog

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