Decanter Wines of the Year 2006 - White wines

A round-up of 2006's Decanter Award winners plus a selection of the top recommendations.

Wine name Producer Country Region Vintage

Billecart-Salmon, Brut Reserve

Billecart-Salmon France Champagne NV

Charles Heidsieck, Brut Reserve, Mis en Cave 2001

Charles Heidsieck France Champagne NV

Chablis 1er Cru, Vau-Ligneau, Domaine Alain Geoffroy

N/A N/A N/A 2004

Chablis 1er Cru, Beauroy, Lamblin & Fils

N/A N/A N/A 2004

Chablis 1er Cru, Beauroy, Sylvain Mosnier

N/A N/A N/A 2004

Chablis 1er Cru, Fourchaume, Daniel Seguinot

Daniel Seguinot [Maligny] France Champagne 2004

Chablis 1er Cru, les Vaillons, Domaine Billaud-Simon

Domaine Billaud-Simon [Chablis] France Champagne 2004

Franz Hirtzberger, Gruner Veltliner, Spitzer Honivogl Smaragd, Wachau

N/A N/A N/A 2004

Rudi Pichler, Gruner Veltliner, Wosendorfer Hochrain Smaragd, Wachau

N/A N/A N/A 2004

Thorn Clarke, Terra Barossa, Pinot Gris, Eden Valley

N/A Australia South Australia 2005

Saint Clair, Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough

Saint Clair Estate Wines New Zealand South Island 2005

Isabel, Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough

Isabel Estate Vineyard New Zealand South Island 2005

Isabel, Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough

Isabel Estate Vineyard New Zealand South Island 2005

Jackson Estate, Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough

Jackson Estate New Zealand South Island 2005

Mumm, Demi-Sec

G-H Mumm et Cie France Champagne NV

Eric Taillet, Brut Tradition

N/A France Champagne NV

Lanson, Black Label, Limited Wimbledon Issue

Lanson France Champagne NV

Mas de Daumas Gassac Blanc, Vin de Pays de l'Herault

Daumas Gassac N/A N/A 2005

Tokaji Aszu Blue Label 5 Puttonyos, Royal Tokaji Wine Company

Royal Tokaji N/A N/A 2000