Expert's Choice: South Africa over £10

Paul Cluver South Africa,
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Paul Cluver, Chardonnay, Elgin 2009

Extremely toasty, oaky nose but then a lovely complexity of flavours: apple, toasted almond and hazelnut, plus excellent fruit-acid balance and dynamic minerality. Vigorous, with great charisma. 18.5pts/20
Price: £14–£15 widely available via Seckford Agencies
Drink: 2012–2015
Alc: 13%