Chardonnay Masters 2018: The results

Oaked Under £10

Company Product Name Region Country Vintage Medal
Indevin Paikea Chardonnay Marlborough New Zealand 2017 Silver
Vandenberg Wines Vandenberg Chardonnay Limestone Coast Australia 2018 Silver
te Pa Family Vineyards Pa Road Chardonnay Marlborough New Zealand 2017 Bronze
Les Domaines Paul Mas Astelia Chardonnay Languedoc France 2017 Bronze
Siegel Family Wines Reserva Handpickd Chardonnay Colchagua Valley Chile 2018 Bronze
Viña Luis Felipe Edwards Classic Chardonnay Colchagua Valley Chile 2018 Bronze
Trivento Bodegas y Viñedos Trivento Reserve Chardonnay Mendoza Argentina 2017 Bronze
Les Domaines Paul Mas Paul Mas Chardonnay Languedoc France 2017 Bronze
Viña Luis Felipe Edwards Reserva Chardonnay Colchagua Valley Chile 2018 Bronze

Oaked £10-£15

Company Product Name Region Country Vintage Medal
Château Ksara Chardonnay Cuvée Du Pape Bekaa Valley Lebanon 2016 Gold
De Bortoli Wines DB Winemaker Slection Chardonnay Riverina Australia 2017 Silver
Viña Maycas Del Limarí Reserva Especial Limarí Chile 2017 Silver
Pernod Ricard Winemakers Jacob’s Creek Barossa Signature Barossa Australia 2017 Silver
Viña Luis Felipe Edwards Marea Valle de Leyda Chardonnay Santiago Chile 2017 Silver
Yealands Wine Group Crossroads Milestone Series Hawke’s Bay Hawke’s Bay New Zealand 2016 Silver
Babich Wines Babich Family Estates Organic Chardonnay Marlborough New Zealand 2017 Silver
Famiglia Bianchi Famiglia Bianchi Chardonnay Mendoza Argentina 2017 Silver
Wakefield/Taylors Wines Jaraman Chardonnay Clare Valley Australia 2017 Silver
De Bortoli Wines Deen Vat 7 Chardonnay South Eastern Australia Australia 2017 Silver
te Pa Family Vineyards te Pa Chardonnay Marlborough New Zealand 2017 Silver
Trinchero Family Estates Three Thieves Chardonnay California USA 2016 Bronze
Marisco Vineyards Leefield Station Chardonnay Marlborough New Zealand 2017 Bronze
Viña Concha y Toro Gran Reserva Serie Riberas Chardonnay Colchagua Valley Chile 2017 Bronze
Salentein Salentein Barrel Selection Mendoza Argentina 2017 Bronze
Trinchero Family Estates Complicated Chardonnay Conoma Coast – California USA 2016 Bronze
Pernod Ricard Winemakers Jacob’s Creek Reserve Adelaide Hills Adelaide Hills Australia 2017 Bronze
Frederic Robinson West Cape Howe Old School Chardonnay Frankland, Mount Barker (Margaret River) Australia 2017 Bronze
Bird in Hand Two in the Bush Chardonnay Adelaide Hills Australia 2016 Bronze
Viña Concha y Toro Marques de Casa Concha Chardonnay Limarí Valley Chile 2017 Bronze
Spy Valley Wines Handpicked Single Estate Chardonnay Marlborough New Zealand 2016 Bronze
De Grendel Wines Op Die Berg Chardonnay Western Cape South Africa 2017 Bronze
Kahurangi Estate Mt Arthur Reserve Chardonnay Nelson New Zealand 2017 Bronze

Oaked £15-£20

Company Product Name Region Country Vintage Medal
Wakefield/Taylors Wines St Andrews Chardonnay Clare Valley Australia 2017 Gold
Yealands Wine Group Crossroads Winemakers Collection Hawke’s Bay Hawke’s Bay New Zealand 2015 Gold
Jackson Family Wines Kendall-Jackson Vintners Reserve California USA 2016 Silver
Uva Mira Vineyards The Mira Chardonnay Stellenbosch South Africa 2017 Silver
Marisco Vineyard The King’s Legacy Marlborough New Zealand 2016 Silver
Babich Wines Irongate Chardonnay Hawke’s Bay New Zealand 2017 Silver
Bird in Hand Chardonnay Adelaide Hills Australia 2017 Sivler
De Bortoli Wines Estate Vineyard Chardonnay Yarra Valley Australia 2016 Bronze
De Bortoli Wines Single Vineyard Section A5 Chardonnay Yarra Valley Australia 2017 Bronze
Trinchero Family Estates Charles & Charles Chardonnay Columbia Valley – Washington USA 2016 Bronze
Viñedos Terranoble Gran Reserva Chardonnay Casablanca Chile 2017 Bronze
Spy Valley Wines Chardonnay Marlborough New Zealand 2015 Bronze
Australian Vintage McGuigan The Founders Chardonnay Hunter Valley Australia 2017 Bronze
De Bortoli Wines Villages Chardonnay Yarra Valley Australia 2016 Bronze
La Motte Wine Estate La Motte Chardonnay Franschhoek South Africa 2017 Bronze
De Wetshof Estate Lesca Chardonnay Western Cape South Africa 2017 Bronze
Alpha Estate Ecosystem Single Block “Tramonto” Florina Greece 2017 Bronze

Oaked £20-£30

Company Product Name Region Country Vintage Medal
Pernod Ricard Winemakers St Hugo Eden Valley Chardonnay Eden Valley Australia 2017 Gold
Matahiwi Estate Holly by Matahiwi Estate South Series Wairarapa New Zealand 2017 Gold
te Pa Family Vineyards te Pa Reserve Chardonnay Marlborough New Zealand 2017 Gold
Tapanappa Wines Tapanappa Tiers Vineyard 1.5M Adelaide Hills Australia 2017 Silver
Maycas del Limarí Quebrada Seca Limarí Chile 2016 Silver
Jackson Family Wines Cambria Katherine’s Chardonnay Santa Mapia Valley USA 2015 Silver
De Wetshof Estate The Site Chardonnay Western Cape South Africa 2015 Silver
Cavit SC Maso Toresella Chardonnay Trentino DC Trentino Italy 2016 Silver
Fleur du Cap Essence du Cap Chardonnay Stellenbosch South Africa 2017 Silver
Ktima Pavlidis Emphasis Chardonnay Macedonia Greece 2017 Silver
Tapanappa Wines Tapanappa Tiers Vineyard Adelaide Hills Australia 2017 Silver
Trinchero Family Estates Napa Cellars Chardonnay Napa Valley, California USA 2016 Silver
Australian Vintage Nepenthe Altitude Chardonnay Adelaide Hills Australia 2017 Silver
Matahiwi Estate Holly by Matahiwi Estate Chardonnay Wairarapa New Zealand 2017 Silver
Trefethen Family Vineyards Chardonnay Oak Knoll District, Napa Valley USA 2016 Bronze
Marchesi Frescobaldi Benefizio Riserva Tuscany Italy 2016 Bronze
Savitas Wines JB Chardonnay Adelaide Hills Australia 2017 Bronze
Plaisir de Merle Chardonnay Simondium South Africa 2017 Bronze
Pike and Joyce Wines Sirocco Adelaide Hills Australia 2016 Bronze
Lyme Bay Winery Chardonnay Devon England 2016 Bronze
Maison Champy Pernand-Vergelesses Premier Cru “En Caradeux” White Burgundy France 2015 Bronze
Tapanappa Wines Piccadilly Valley Adelaide Hills Australia 2017 Bronze
Giesen Wine Estate Fuder Single Vineyard Clayvin Chardonnay Marlborough New Zealand 2014 Bronze
Jackson Family Wines La Crema Monterey Chardonnay Monterey USA 2016 Bronze
Bouchard Finlayson Missionvale Chardonnay Hemel-en-Aarde Valley South Africa 2016 Bronze
Fleur du Cap Unfiltered Chardonnay Stellenbosch South Africa 2016 Bronze
Durbanville Hills Chardonnay Cape Town South Africa 2017 Bronze
Planeta Chardonnay Sicily Italy 2016 Bronze

Oaked £30-£50

Company Product Name Region Country Vintage Medal
Bird in Hand Nest Egg Chardonnay Adelaide Hills Australia 2016 Master
Australian Vintage Tempus Two Pewter Chardonnay Hunter Valley Australia 2014 Gold
Australian Vintage Tempus Two Pewter Chardonnay Hunter Valley Australia 2016 Gold
Australian Vintage McGuigan Shortlist Chardonnay Hunter Valley Australia 2017 Gold
Bird in Hand Nest Egg Chardonnay Adelaide Hills Australia 2015 Gold
Sonoma-Curter Vineyards Les Pierres California USA 2015 Gold
Salentein Primus Chardonnay Mendoza Argentina 2015 Gold
Viña Ventisquero Tara Huasco Valley Chile 2015 Silver
Marisco Vineyard Craft Series ‘The Pioneer’ Marlborough New Zealand 2015 Silver
Australian Vintage Tempus Two Copper Wilde Chardonnay Hunter Valley Australia 2016 Silver
Chamlija Wines Thracian Eastern Thrace Turkey 2014 Silver
Bird in Hand Nest Egg Chardonnay Adelaide Hills Australia 2017 Silver
Sidewood Estate Mappinga Chardonnay Adelaide Hills Australia 2016 Silver
Marchesi Frescobaldi Benefizio Toscana Italy 2016 Silver
Elephant Hill Estate & Winery Salomé Chardonnay Hawke’s Bay New Zealand 2016 Silver
Uva Mira Vineyards The Single Tree Chardonnay Stellenbosch South Africa 2017 Silver
Cakebread Cellars Chardonnay Napa Valley Napa Valley USA 2016 Silver
Pike and Joyce Wines The Kay Reserve Adelaide Hills Australia 2016 Silver
Australian Vintage Nepenthe Pinnacle Chardonnay Adelaide Hills Australia 2017 Bronze
Australian Vintage Tempus Two Pewter Chardonnay Hunter Valley Australia 2015 Bronze
Australian Vintage Tempus Two Pewter Chardonnay Hunter Valley Australia 2017 Bronze
Australian Vintage McGuigan Cellar Select Tumbarumba Hunter Valley Australia 2017 Bronze
Durbanville Hills Collectors Reserve The Cableway Cape Town South Africa 2017 Bronze
Mission Estate Winery Jewelstone Chardonnay Hawkes Bay New Zealand 2017 Bronze
Howard Park Wines Marchand & Birch Porongurup and Mount Baker Western Australia Australia 2017 Bronze

Oaked £50+

Company Product Name Region Country Vintage Medal
Australian Vintage Nepenthe Apex Chardonnay Adelaide Hills Australia 2016 Master
Pahlmeyer Winery Chardonnay Napa Valley USA 2016 Master
Treasury Wine Estates Penfolds Yattarna South Australia Australia 2015 Gold
Treasury Wine Estates Penfolds Reserve Bin 16A South Australia Australia 2016 Gold
Levantine Hill Estate Chardonnay Yarra Valley Australia 2016 Silver
Uva Mira Vineyards Uva Mira Chardonnay Stellenbosch South Africa 2016 Bronze
Australian Vintage McGuigan Personal Reserve Hunter Valley Hunter Valley Australia 2017 Bronze
Levantine Hill Estate Levantine Hill Katherine’s Paddock Yarra Valley Australia 2016 Bronze
Famglia Bianchi María Carmen de Bianchi Mendoza Argentina 2015 Bronze