Dark Horse Chardonnay


This wine comes from ‘California’ – which is a massive place and seems a bit vague… Not entirely sure what to make of this wine – I liked it and it’s one of only a handful of wines that have made me say ‘wow’ this year.

Tasting notes: Straw colour. Wow! Butterscotch, caramel notes. Dry. Very drinkable. The ABC brigade will not like this wine – it’s ‘big’ and bold and very new world.

Region of Origin – California
Wine Colour – White
Price – £7
Where do I get it from? Tesco
Current Vintage – 2016
Producer – Dark Horse
Grape – 100% Chardonnay
Country – USA
Points – 89

Food Pairing: Would go well with salmon and salads.

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