Decanter panel tasting (Mar 2011): Australian Chardonnay - All wines

Wine name Producer Country Region Vintage

Bird in Hand, Nest Egg, Chardonnay, Adelaide Hills

Bird in Hand Australia South Australia 2008

Giaconda, Beechworth, Chardonnay, Victoria

Giaconda Vineyard Australia Victoria 2008

Killerby, Chardonnay, Margaret River

Killerby Vineyards Australia Western Australia 2009

Evans & Tate, Chardonnay, Margaret River

Evans & Tate Australia Western Australia 2009

Stella Bella, Chardonnay, Margaret River

Stella Bella Wines Australia Western Australia 2008

McHenry Hohnen, Chardonnay, Rocky Road Vineyard, Margaret River

McHenry Hohnen Vintners Australia Western Australia 2009

Shaw and Smith, Chardonnay, M3 Vineyard, Adelaide Hills

Shaw and Smith Australia South Australia 2009

Clairault, Estate Chardonnay, Margaret River

Clairault Australia Western Australia 2009

Xanadu, Chardonnay Reserve, Margaret River

Chateau Xanadu Australia Western Australia 2008

Cape Mentelle, Chardonnay, Margaret River

Cape Mentelle Vineyards Australia Western Australia 2008

Kooyong, Single Vineyard Selection, Faultline Chardonnay, Mornington Peninsula

Kooyong (Port Phillip Estate) Australia Victoria 2008

Chalkers Crossing, Chardonnay, Tumbarumba

Chalkers Crossing Australia New South Wales 2008

Penfolds, Chardonnay Reserve Bin A, Adelaide Hills

Penfolds Wines [Southcorp] Australia South Australia 2008

Dexter, Chardonnay, Mornington Peninsula

Dexter Wines Australia Victoria 2008

Catching Thieves, Chardonnay, Margaret River

Catching Thieves (McWilliam's Wines) Australia Western Australia 2008

Pike & Joyce, Chardonnay, Adelaide Hills

Pike & Joyce Australia South Australia 2005

Wolf Blass, Gold Label Chardonnay, Adelaide Hills

Wolf Blass Wines Australia South Australia 2009

Giant Steps, Chardonnay, Sexton Vineyard, Yarra Valley

Giant Steps / Innocent Bystander Winery Australia Victoria 2008

Jacob's Creek, Reserve Chardonnay, Adelaide Hills

Pernod Ricard Pacific Australia South Australia 2009

Punt Road, Chardonnay, Napoleone Vineyard, Yarra Valley

Punt Road Wines Australia Victoria 2008

Penfolds, Chardonnay Bin 331, Tumbarumba

Penfolds Wines [Southcorp] Australia New South Wales 2009

Tyrrell's, Single Vineyard, Belford Chardonnay, Hunter Valley

Tyrrell's Australia New South Wales 2008

Henschke, Croft Chardonnay, Lenswood-Adelaide Hills

Henschke Cellars Australia South Australia 2008

Kooyong, Single Vineyard Selection, Ferrago Chardonnay, Mornington Peninsula

Kooyong (Port Phillip Estate) Australia Victoria 2008

Oakridge, Chardonnay, Yarra Valley

N/A Australia Victoria 2009

Tapanappa, Chardonnay, Tiers Vineyard, Adelaide Hills

Tapanappa Wines Australia South Australia 2008

Evans & Tate, Redbrook, Chardonnay, Margaret River

Evans & Tate Australia Western Australia 2008

Voyager Estate, Chardonnay, Maragaret River

Voyager Estate Australia Western Australia 2007

Frogmore Creek, Forty-Two Degrees South, Chardonnay, Tasmania

Frogmore Creek Australia Tasmania 2008

Tamar Ridge, Chardonnay, Kayena Vineyard, Tamar Valley,Tasmania

Tamar Ridge Australia Tasmania 2008

De Bortoli, Reserve Release Chardonnay, Yarra Valley

De Bortoli [Yarra Valley] Australia Victoria 2008

Glenguin Estate, Protos Chardonnay, Hunter Valley

Glenguin Wine Company Australia New South Wales 2007

Pirie, Estate Chardonnay, Tasmania

Pipers Brook Vineyard Australia Tasmania 2008

Vasse Felix, Chardonnay, Margaret River

Vasse Felix Australia Western Australia 2009

Hamelin Bay, Chardonnay, Five Ashes Vineyard, Margaret River

Hamelin Bay Australia Western Australia 2007

Bird in Hand, Chardonnay, Adelaide Hills

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Coldstream Hills, Reserve Chardonnay, Yarra Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2007

Kooyong, Single Vineyard Selection, Clonale Chardonnay, Margaret River

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Leeuwin Estate, Art Series, Chardonnay, Margaret River

N/A N/A N/A 2007

The Lane Vineyard, Unwooded Chardonnay, Adelaide Hills

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Leeuwin Estate, Chardonnay, Prelude Vineyards, Margaret River

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Moorooduc Estate, Chardonnay, McIntyre Vineyard, Mornington Peninsula

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Moorooduc Estate, The Moorooduc, Chardonnay, Mornington Peninsula

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Petaluma, Piccadilly Valley Chardonnay, Adelaide Hills

N/A N/A N/A 2007

Toolangi, Denton, Chardonnay, Yarra Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2009

John Drayton Wines, JD, Chardonnay, Hunter Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Moorooduc Estate, Chardonnay, Robinson Vineyard, Mornington Peninsula

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Woodlands, Chloe, Chardonnay, Margaret River

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Xanadu, Exmoor Drive, Chardonnay, Margaret River

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Gembrook Hill Vineyard, Chardonnay, Yarra Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2007

Barwang, Chardonnay, Tumbarumba

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Tyrrell's, Winemaker's Selection Chardonnay, Vat 47, Hunter Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2007

Woodlands, Chardonnay, Margaret River

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Austins Wines, Chardonnay, Geelong

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Clairault, Chardonnay, Margaret River

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Wolf Blass, White Label Chardonnay, Adelaide Hills

N/A N/A N/A 2007

Yabby Lake, Chardonnay, Mornington Peninsula

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Lillydale Estate, Chardonnay, Yarra Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2008

MadFish, Sideways Chardonnay, Margaret River

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Toolangi, Estate Chardonnay, Yarra Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2006

Cheviot Bridge, Shane Virgo, Chardonnay, Adelaide Hills

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Hay Shed Hill, Chardonnay, Margaret River

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Heggies Vineyard, Chardonnay, Eden Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Giant Steps, Chardonnay, Tarraford Vineyard, Yarra Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Allanmere, Durham Chardonnay, Hunter Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Devils Liar, Chardonnay, Margaret River

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Flametree, Chardonnay, Margaret River

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Hay Shed Hill, Pitchford, Chardonnay, Margaret River

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Tamburlaine, Hunter Chardonnay, Hunter Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2009

The Lane Vineyard, Beginning, Chardonnay, Adelaide Hills

N/A N/A N/A 2007

Barwang, 842 Chardonnay, Tambarumba

N/A N/A N/A 2007

McHenry Hohnen, Chardonnay, Calgardup Brook Vineyard, Margaret River

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Berton Vineyards, Reserve Chardonnay, Eden Valley

Berton Vineyards Australia South Australia 2008

Eldridge Estate, Chardonnay, Mornington Peninsula

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Harman's Road, Chardonnay, Margaret River

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Sidewood Estate, Chardonnay, Adelaide Hills

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Yalumba, Wild Ferment Chardonnay, Eden Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Yering Station, Little Yering, Chardonnay, Yarra Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Grosset. Chardonnay, Picadilly-Adelaide Hills

N/A N/A N/A 2007

Trentham, Chardonnay, Yarra Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2006

D'Arenberg, The Lucky Lizard, Chardonnay, Adelaide Hills

N/A N/A N/A 2008

De Bortoli, Estate Grown Chardonnay, Yarra Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Ten Minutes by Tractor Wine Company, Chardonnay, McCutcheon Vineyard, Monrnington Peninsula

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Chain of Ponds, Retreat Valley Road Chardonnay, Adelaide Hills

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Leabrook Estate, Reserve Chardonnay, Adelaide Hills

N/A N/A N/A 2007

Mountadam, High Eden Estate Chardonnay, Eden Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Red Claw, Chardonnay, Mornington Peninsula

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Stonier, Reserve Chardonnay, Mornington Peninsula

N/A N/A N/A 2007

Tesco Finest, High Eden Chardonnay, Eden Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Toolangi, Reserve Chardonnay, Yarra Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2006

Bird in Hand, Two in the Bush Chardonnay, Adelaide Hills

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Hope Estate, Chardonnay, Hunter Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Thorn Clarke, Terra Barossa Chardonnay, Eden Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Oakridge, Over the Shoulder Chardonnay, Yarra Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Yabby Lake, Block 6 Chardonnay, Mornington Peninsula

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Seville Estate, Chardonnay, Yarra Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Mount Mary Vineyard, Chardonnay, Yarra Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Giant Steps, Chardonnay, Arthurs Creek Vineyard, Yarra Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Mountadam, Marble Hill Chardonnay, Eden Valley

N/A N/A N/A 2006

Setanta Wines, Emer, Chardonnay, Adelaide Hills

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Stonier, Chardonnay, Mornington Peninsula

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Tillbrook Estate, Reserve Chardonnay, Lenswood Vineyard, Adelaide Hills

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Ten Minutes by Tractor, Chardonnay, Wallis Vineyard, Mornington Peninsula

N/A N/A N/A 2008

Pikes Wines, Chardonnay, Lenswood Hills-Adelaide Hills

N/A N/A N/A 2009