Monday, November 18, 2013

Iona Chardonnay 2012 92 Points

Subtly fragrant, confident style, less oaky than in previous vintages, impressive purity, bright clarity with laser like freshness, tangy, racy and energetic, polished profile, elegant, persistent length. Seek it out.
Alcohol: moderate plus| 13.5 % alc
Origin: Elgin
Notes: citrus | tangerine| corn | hazelnut | frangipani
Ideal drinking occasions: anytime
Serve with: chicken and potato curry

Drink: now until 2023+