90pointsDi Giorgio Family Wines 2017 Chardonnay (Coonawarra)

This is a classy Chardonnay from Coonawarra that nods appreciatively toward Burgundy. Fermented with native yeast and full malolactic in French oak, this is a toasty, reductive style of Chard that needs food beside it. Notes of butterscotch, lemon, peaches and cream, smoke and seashells lead to a palate that is less opulent than the nose suggests. Fine acidity and crunches of salt and citrus balance the oak influence. Well-made and showing a lot of restraint considering its relatively warm climate origins. Christina Pickard

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  • Alcohol
    13%
  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    White
  • Importer
    Grantham Distributing
  • Date Published
    4/1/2020
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