Grape Variety: Chardonnay
Category: White Wine
Location Bought: LCBO Vintages
Country: South Africa
Format: 750 mL
Alcohol: 14% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Light gold in colour with a medium to medium+ intense nose.
A quality Chard that is under $25.
Positives: This wine features well-integrated oak, lightly buttered toast, lemon, peach, pineapple, vanilla, nutmeg and cinnamon. Full body with good acidity and a long length.
Interesting Point: Use the larger new World Chardonnay glass.
Drink now or over the next 5 years on its own or pair it with seared scallops wrapped in bacon.
Tasted: 15 Aug 2013
Score: 9+/10, Value: 9+/10 Total: 18.5/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4+