Tuesday, 1 March 2016

O'Leary Walker First Past The Post Chardonnay 2015

This sits somewhere between the trendy new gen Chardonnay and the old school oak dominated type. And I like it - a solid wine.

Nectarines, yellow fleshed peach, almond meal, a suggestion of marzipan, pear skin and a dash of citrus zip. A coat of creamy oak for interest adds appeal and that peach runs hard on exit. Soft and generous, there's many reasons to rejoice here.

Will cellar for 3-5 years.

Very good.

Region: Adelaide Hills
RRP: $22
Source: Sample

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