Remarkable intensity

Vasse Felix Chardonnay 2016, Margaret River, AUD $39

This wine has remarkable intensity packed into a compact frame. A superb line of acidity and distinct grapefruit flavours. Slightly pithy on the finish. Decanting recommended. Best served with food. (Screwcap)

Score: 94 ★★★★ – view Toni’s original tasting

Alcohol: 13%

Ageing: now to 2023

Food: Risotto with squid, thyme and lemon

Stockists: Vasse Felix Wines; Prince Wine Store – NSW & Vic (AU); Negociants New Zealand (NZ distributors)

Ranked #4 of 56 2016 Chardonnay from Margaret River

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