Advantages Nice balance of flavours, fruity, crisp, great value
Disadvantages Not hugely complex
I just absolutely love how at the sub-£5 level Chilean wines come up with the goods time and time again in terms of everyday, informal drinking. In this area they tend to hit home on that oral pleasure spot with the accuracy of a laser guided bomb with those oh so reliable fruit flavours. The wine this time that was playing hedonistic havoc on my palate was a blended white, Anakena Chardonnay/Viognier, vintage 2006. It is normally available at £4.99 from Co-op supermarkets and when on offer at £3.99 arguably a steal. The Chardonnay and Viognier grapes for this little beauty are sourced from ...