FORGET ABC, CHARDONNAY BAE!
Chardonnay is rich, decadent and the ultimate white wine food pairing. We have a beautiful blend of styles here. The US offering is rich and Burgundy-esque, while the Aussie is clinical without sacrificing any rich fruit.
Starting off in the New World, Sandhi Mount Carmel from Santa Barbera is one of the most talked about producers in the world, helmed by patron saint of Somms; Rajat Parr. Across to Australia, Shaw & Smith M3 is simply one of the greatest Chardonnays Aus produces.
Burgundy is the spiritual home of Chardonnay, and these 4 offerings get progressively more rich, layered and decadent.
To Burgundy and the Satelitte region of Chablis; Patrick Piuze Bourgogne Tonnere is a steely and spritzy number. A basic, training wheel Chardonnay, St Vincent Chardonnay gives an introduction to the style. La Souer Cadette Bourgogne Blanc is from the little known area of Vézelay. Domaine Rougeout Les Gouttes is a baby-Muersault, rich and layered. STSWine