Opi Chardonnay

Drink: Mascota’s Opi
Grape Varietal(s): Chardonnay
Source: Mascota Vineyards, Mendoza, Argentina
ABV: 13.5%
Sugar: 2 g/L
Size: 750 mL bottle
Cost: $10.95

Although chardonnay often enjoys a dull spot as the dominant expression of white wine, sometimes there are wines that simply win you over with their excellent quality—and this is one of those wines.

A pale yellow evocative of lemon zest, it offers bright notes of citrus and pear.

Dry but gushing with fruit, this is a lime and lemon-heavy wine with only a gentle roundness from the oak, rather than offering a wood-heavy finish or taste.

A gentle finish without cloying sweetness; serve around 10 degrees celsius to balance maximum refreshment and flavour.

A true Hoochsavvy power performer that pairs delectably with greens and chicken.

Hoochsavvy Grade: A

http://www.lcbo.com/lcbo/product/opi-chardonnay/406934

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