Zest and grapefruit

Brokenwood Chardonnay 2016, Australia, AUD $30

Remarkably intensity with a full palate that tightens on the finish. It displays its multiregional sourcing with zesty lemon butter on the mid-palate followed by grapefruit pith on the finish. Refreshing and balanced. (Screwcap)

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

Alcohol: 12.5%

Ageing: now to 2021

Food: Blue-eye trevalla with leeks and sourdough crumb

Stockists: Brokenwood Wines; Samuel Smith & Son (AU distributors); Negociants New Zealand (NZ distributors)

Ranked: #105 of 420 2016 Chardonnay from Australia

Awarded: Top Rank & Top Value

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