Top Aussie white

Helen’s Hill Breachley Block Chardonnay, Yarra Valley 2012 $30

This is a generously flavoured chardonnay despite its low alcohol. It has a taut, restrained structure with a soft, plump, fruit-sweet middle palate. Attractive oak-edged stone-fruit flavours. Accessible and open as well as discreet. Now to six years. 12.2 per cent alcohol. 90/100 (Huon’s Wine 360)

Food: galantine of chicken

Stockists: Porter’s Liquor Northwood, Sylvania and Annandale

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