Western Australian Chardonnay: panel tasting results

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Margaret River dominated but, despite taking most of the top marks, our panel warned the region against a creeping complacency, and praised the state's smaller regions. See the top 11 Western Australian Chardonnays from our tasting as featured in the June 2013 magazine issue...
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Western Australian Chardonnay, Tassell Park Private Bin
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Tassell Park, Private Bin, Margaret River 2011
Decanter average score:
17.75ts/20 (92/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: Andrew Jefford 17.5 Roger Jones 18 Alessandro Marchesan 18
Fresh savoury nose of focused fruits. Nimble and taut with secondary flavours of stone fruit coming through. Intense and full bodied on the palate with racy acidity and a creamy texture. A stunning example of new Australian Chardonnay at its best.
Price N/A UK tassellparkwines.com
Drink 2014–2025
Alc 13.6%