South Africa, Chamonix, Chardonnay Reserve, Franschhoek 2012

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Austere and tight, but has tropical fruit purity, tangy ginger spice, oatmeal and toasted almond notes. The richness is still to come.
Price £17.55-£22.95 Handford Wines, Hangingditch, Lay & Wheeler, Stone Vine & Sun, The Wright Wine Co
Drink 2015-2020
Alc 13.5%