Spy Valley Marlborough Chardonnay (2018)

A consistently attractive, top-value wine. The 2015 vintage (4*) was hand-picked, barrel-fermented and oak-matured for nearly a year. Retasted in mid 2018, it is light lemon/green, still fresh and youthful, with mouthfilling body, strong peach and grapefruit flavours, slightly mealy notes adding complexity, and a fully dry, lingering finish. Drink now-2020.


Type: White Wines
Variety: Chardonnay
Vintage: 2018
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★ – 4 Stars
Price: $22 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: V+

Buyer’s Guide Edition: 2019

When to drink: 2020

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