The second annual Christian Eedes Chardonnay Report presented in conjunction with Sanlam Private Investments is now out. This involved putting together a line-up of 60 high-profile wines, either currently available or soon to be released, and then subjecting them to a blind tasting.
The top 10 wines were as follows:
Jordan Barrel Fermented 2011
Price: R109 (to be released 1 November).
Uva Mira Single Vineyard 2011
FOUR AND A HALF STARS
Hamilton Russell Vineyards 2011
KWV The Mentors 2011
Radford Dale 2011
Not yet released.
Sterhuis Barrel Selection 2010
Tokara Reserve Collection Walker Bay 2011
To read the tasting report in full, download the following: Christian Eedes Chardonnay Report 2012