Best Chardonnay Wines of 2012
Chardonnay is definitely one of the most widely recognized white wines. It is produced by Chardonnay grape and is adored by many wine lovers in the world. The grape has a green skin and does not requires a high maintenance, because it is able to easily adapt to any climate. This grape has its original roots from Gauais Blanc and Pinot Noir, France, but today it is well-treated in many other countries. The Chardonnay grape can be used for many different types of Chardonnay wines, so that every wine consumer can find the ideal Chardonnay wine. The wide range of Chardonnay wines contains a lot of different white wines for the consumers to easily find a wine to meet their budget, taste and other requirements. The Chardonnay wines differ in sweetness, flavor, texture and level of acidity. Here are some of the best Chardonnay 2012 wines.
Bress Gold Chook Macedon Chardonnay 2012 – Grown at Mount Macedon vineyard, the Bress Gold Chook Macedon is one of the best Chardonnay 2012 wines. The grape for this Chardonnay 2012 wine is exclusively grown at the vineyard situated above sea level and exposed to cool mornings, resulting in an incredibly flavored grape. This wine has 13% alcohol, an excellent rich taste and great structure.
Coldstream Hills Reserve Chardonnay 2012 – Coldstream Hills Reserve Chardonnay 2012 is an exceptional wine, made from a well-selected mature vineyards and low yielding. The grape for this wine is grown in Yarra Valley, but is available all around the world. The flavor is a well-balanced combination of fruit and French oak. Quince, citrus and white peach aromas are very well integrated and the palate can taste a delicate stone fruit and citrus flavors, with slight taste of cashew nut.
Mountadam High Eden Estate Chardonnay 2012 – Eden Valley is the first cool climate Chardonnay vineyard in Australia. The vineyard is suited on a rocky outcrop and the wine is produced using traditional methods and multi clonal resources available on the estate. Mountadam High Eden Estate Chardonnay 2012 wine has a beautiful golden color and has classic fruit aromas of nectarine, peach and ripe figs. The combination of tastes makes this Chardonnay 2012 wine one of the most tasteful wines.
Snake & Herring ‘Tough Love’ Chardonnay 2012 – This Chardonnay 2012 wine is produced by two vineyards, one of each region. The Margaret River provides a Karridale component, rich in citrus and honeydew melon spectrum. It has a very rich taste, a dry mid palate of lime, melon and wet stone. The quality of Snake & Herring ‘Tough Love’ Chardonnay 2012 is showed in the length of flavor on the finish.