Two Chardonnays from Australia & France

Blind Spot Chardonnay 2016, Yarra Valley, Australia (£9.50 The Wine Society)
Restrained, refined style, slowly uncurls to reveal delicate pear, nectarine and melon fruit, a nutty cashew edge and a precise stony citrus finish. Lovely texture too, excellent value. S-

Louis Latour Mâcon-Lugny Les Genièvres 2015, Burgundy, France (£13.99 FL Dickins, General Wines, Grayshott Wine Centre, The Wine Centre, Hailsham Cellars, Hennings Wine, House of Townend, Milford Wine Centre, Partridges, Rodney Densem Wines, Taste Fine Wines, Wholefoods,, Wined Up Here)
A richer style, with a plusher, creamier, texture, typical Mâcon notes of apple crumble (including slightly undercooked topping) and a light floral edge. Very tasty. S-

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