Drostdy Hof Chardonnay 2008, Western Cape

Chardonnay Chardonnay
South Africa

$8.35 (343202)

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Very few other chardonnays offer as much weight, oak-driven complexity and concentration for under $10. Deep colour is the first clue. Then comes a powerful nose of ripe apple, sponge toffee and sawdust. Medium-full bodied, fleshy yet dry, with a dusty, very spicy, slightly hot finish. Very good to excellent length. Discontinued at LCBO
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January 11, 2008

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Steve Thurlow
Steve Thurlow

There are not many decent fully oaked chardonnay for less than $10. It is a style less and less loved these days but...

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