Wine Of The Week
Rosily Vineyard Chardonnay, Margaret River 2014 $23-$25
$23 is a giveaway price for a high-quality Margaret River chardonnay. With a light-yellow hue and a savoury nutty, straw-like bouquet developing a touch of nougat as it airs, this medium-bodied wine has richness and density combined with appealing lightness of being. Long finish. (Screw cap; 13.5 per cent alcohol.) Score 92 ★★★★ – view on huonhooke.com
Ageing? Drink for seven years.
Food idea Prawn laksa.
Stockists: Liquor Stax at Minsky’s Bottle Shop (NSW); Melbourne Wine Store (Vic.)
Ranked #1 of 21 2014 Chardonnay tasted from Margaret River
Price Benchmark: $32.00 Avg 92pt 2014 Chardonnay tasted from Australia
Winery Rating: 92.0 Weighted average of their top 5 recently tasted wines
Price Rating Map & Vintage Chart: How does this wine fit into the winery’s range?