Australian Big Brands: Expert's Choice
Hardy’s, Eileen Hardy Chardonnay, Tasmania/Yarra Valley 2012
A finely crafted cross-regional blend, this shows intriguing aromas of custard and almond, along with lots of peachy fruit that’s cut by beautiful limey acidity. There’s complexity derived from lees-stirring that adds nutty, marzipan-like notes. a beaut.
Price: £25 Asda Online, Majestic
These wines were the best of those tasted, non-blind, at a Wine Australia Big Brands tasting in January 2014