The full Montevecchio

Chalmers Montevecchio Moscato Frizzante, Moscato Giallo 2017, Heathcote, AUD $24

This is the smartest moscato I’ve tasted this year: a dangerously addictive drink. With a pale yellow colour and a good cordon of bubbles, it has a very fragrant and appealing aroma of fresh muscat grapes, the palate effervescent and creamy, with measured sweetness and lovely balance. (Screwcap)

Score: 92 ★★★★ – view Huon’s original tasting

Alcohol: 5.5%

Ageing: best within two years of vintage

Food: Fresh, ripe peach; sponge cake

Stockists: Chalmers Wines; Blackhearts & Sparrows and The Melbourne Wine Store – Vic; The Clock Hotel bottle shop and United Cellars, Sydney – NSW (AU only)


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