Saturday, May 24, 2014

Patriarche Chardonnay 2012 72 Points

Varietally correct character with a rather muted profile, unshowy and ungenerous, fresh, elegant, verging on simplistic and bland, highly commercial style, the reds in Patriarche range are way better, available at Ultra Liquors

Alcohol: moderate| 13 %abv

Origin: Vin de France (generic French wines, predominantly sourced from Southern France wine regions)

Notes: lemon| greengage| peach | blanch almonds | seashells

Ideal drinking occasions: anytime

Serve with: lunch time grilled catch of the day (SASSI) with endives salad

Drink: now