Seppelt Jaluka Chardonnay, Henty 2013 $27
A tremendously fine, tight, intense chardonnay in the modern Australian style with aromas of green melon, fresh herbs, with background touches of malt and vanilla. The palate has terrific persistence and line. A pristine, fresh, seamless chardonnay of great charm. (Screwcap; 13 per cent alcohol). Score: 95 ★★★★★ – view on huonhooke.com
Aging: drink now to 8 years.
Food: Herb-stuffed roast chicken
Stockists: Dan Murphy’s nationally.
Ranked #4 of 95 2013 Chardonnay tasted from Victoria
Price Benchmark: $49.29 Avg 95pt 2013 Chardonnay tasted from Australia