Chevalier de Fauvert, Pays d’Oc, Chardonnay 2018

This Chardonnay is from Lidl. The last Chardonnay I reviewed from Lidl ( was revolting and served as a deterrent from buying their wine for a couple of years. This one retails at £4.49 (cheap) but from time to time it is reduced to £2.99 when it is the ‘wine of the week’. This is unnaturally, suspiciously cheap… there must be a catch; it must be awful, right? Wrong; it’s perfectly acceptable plonk.

Tasting notes: Pale straw colour. Initial aromas of citrus fruits, a little melon. Short, crisp finish. Balanced, medium acidity. Not especially complex or intense. Good summer drinking, fairly priced.

Wine Colour – White
Price – £4.49
Where do I get it from? Lidl
Current Vintage – 2018
Producer – produced for Lidl
Grape – 100% Chardonnay
Region/Country – Pays d’Oc, France

Verdict – Perfectly acceptable wine for a low price

2 Comments Add yours

  1. Mevr.Schreur. says:

    Deze wijn is bij Lidl niet meer te krijgen waar is de wijn dan te koop?


    1. atimeforwine says:

      Lidl UK has a plentiful supply at the moment. I find Lidl wine supply erratic!


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