Grape Variety: Chardonnay
Category: White Wine
Location Bought: LCBO VINTAGES
Country: South Africa
Region: Western Cape
Format: 750 mL
Alcohol: 13.0 %
Description: Light gold in colour with a medium to medium+ intense nose.
Positives: Easy drinking & balanced Chard that features light toasted oak, melon, pineapple, lemon, all-spice, green apple, lemon drops & limestone. Medium body with good acidity and a long length, unusual for a white wine under $15.
Interesting Point: Drink from the larger Chard glass as this will bring out the tropical fruits.
Drink now on its own or pair it with lemon pepper haddock.
Tasted: 3 Jan 13
Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 9.5/10, Total: 18+/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4