Brown Brothers Limited Release Banksdale Chardonnay
Balletto 2015 Estate Grown "Teresa's Unoaked" Chardonnay
(Russian River Valley, Sonoma County; $20)
To place the Decanter win in context: the DeMorgenzon Reserve Chardonnay
2015 was rated the best South African Chardonnay
versus its local competitors but was then assessed versus the best of Australia, New Zealand, France, America, Argentina, Chile and all other wine producing nations and beat them too.
This lovely Chardonnay
definitely has a French flair.
92) Maison Roche de Bellene Bourgogne Chardonnay
Vieilles Vignes 2011 (France).
99 price tag - if this restrained chardonnay
style is your thing.
They originally chose a chardonnay
clone that was suited for California, but it didn't do well in Oregon.
94) Robert Mondavi Carneros Napa Valley Chardonnay
Reserve 2011 (California).
However, initially, along with New World chardonnay
came a shift in style to big, buttery, overly-oaked wines high in alcohol.
for a double-blind tasting of world-class Chardonnays
99, Champteloup Chardonnay
IGP Val de Loire, on sale at PS5.
used to be the white wine of choice, by the experts as well as the footballers' wives.
This is so evident when tasting some new world chardonnay
The history of New World Chardonnay
over the last two decades or so has been convoluted.
Instead they're an odd bunch who don't like the world's most famous white grape - chardonnay