The Very Best Chardonnay Wines from South Australia

Yalumba 2016 Made With Organic Grapes Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

86

points

Angove 2014 Family Crest Chardonnay (McLaren Vale)

South Australia Chardonnay McLaren Vale, Australia

84

points

Jacob's Creek 2009 Reserve Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

89

points

Hill-Smith Estate 2014 Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

88

points

Jacob's Creek 2000 Limited Release Chardonnay (Padthaway)

South Australia Chardonnay Padthaway, Australia

89

points

Hardys 2001 Tintara Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

86

points

Lambert 2014 A Thousand Words Chardonnay (Barossa Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Barossa Valley, Australia

87

points

Nepenthe 2006 Unoaked Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

87

points

Schild Estate 2007 Unwooded Chardonnay (Barossa)

South Australia Chardonnay Barossa, Australia

84

points

Henry's Drive Vignerons 2009 Morse Code Chardonnay (Padthaway)

South Australia Chardonnay Padthaway, Australia

87

points

Sidewood 2009 Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

89

points

Jacob's Creek 2005 Reeves Point Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

90

points

Yalumba 2000 Chardonnay (Barossa Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Barossa Valley, Australia

85

points

Oxford Landing 2016 Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

87

points

Milton Park 2014 Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

87

points

Fox Creek 2014 Chardonnay (McLaren Vale)

South Australia Chardonnay McLaren Vale, Australia

87

points

Milton Park 2015 Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

81

points

Wakefield 2002 Promised Land - Unwooded Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

82

points

Mt. Jagged 2001 Lightly Wooded Chardonnay (Southern Fleurieu)

South Australia Chardonnay Southern Fleurieu, Australia

82

points

Bird in Hand 2015 Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

90

points

Wakefield 2006 Promised Land Unwooded Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

85

points

D'Arenberg 2007 The Olive Grove Chardonnay (Adelaide)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide, Australia

87

points

Shoofly 2007 Chook Raffle Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

87

points

D'Arenberg 2011 The Lucky Lizard Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

90

points

Tapestry 2006 Chardonnay (McLaren Vale)

South Australia Chardonnay McLaren Vale, Australia

86

points

Petaluma 2010 Chardonnay (Piccadilly Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Piccadilly Valley, Australia

91

points

Shaw and Smith 2013 M3 Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

89

points

Jenke 2006 Chardonnay (Barossa)

South Australia Chardonnay Barossa, Australia

89

points

Mr. Riggs 2013 Generation Series Cold Chalk Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

87

points

Yalumba 2009 Y Series Unwooded Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

85

points

Di Giorgio Family Wines 2013 Lucindale Chardonnay (Limestone Coast)

South Australia Chardonnay Limestone Coast, Australia

86

points

TapaNappa 2006 Tiers Vineyard Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

93

points

Jacob's Creek 2006 Reserve Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

87

points

Heggies Vineyard 2000 Chardonnay (Eden Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Eden Valley, Australia

84

points

Wolf Blass 2001 Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

84

points

Cockatoo Ridge 2001 Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

83

points

Antipodean 1999 Chardonnay (Eden Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Eden Valley, Australia

83

points

Heathfield Ridge 2000 Reserve Chardonnay (Limestone Coast)

South Australia Chardonnay Limestone Coast, Australia

83

points

Wolf Blass 2006 Yellow Label Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

86

points

Tatachilla 2000 Chardonnay (McLaren Vale)

South Australia Chardonnay McLaren Vale, Australia

86

points

Barossa Valley Estate 2002 Spires Chardonnay (Barossa Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Barossa Valley, Australia

86

points

D'Arenberg 2007 The Lucky Lizard Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

91

points

Shaw and Smith 2007 M3 Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

91

points

Petaluma 1999 Tiers Vineyard Chardonnay (Piccadilly Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Piccadilly Valley, Australia

89

points

Simon Hackett 2001 Chardonnay (Barossa Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Barossa Valley, Australia

85

points

Pooles Rock Wines 2001 Firestick Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

85

points

Henry's Drive Vignerons 2009 The Postmistress Blanc de Blancs Chardonnay (Padthaway)

South Australia Chardonnay Padthaway, Australia

83

points

Kilikanoon 2007 The Lackey Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

83

points

Penny's Hill 2013 The Handshake Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

89

points

Thistledown 2014 Great Escape Cool Climate Textural Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

85

points

Nova Vita 2008 Mad Russian Chardonnay (Adelaide)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide, Australia

86

points

Aurora 2006 Chardonnay (McLaren Vale)

South Australia Chardonnay McLaren Vale, Australia

83

points

D'Arenberg 2013 The Lucky Lizard Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

90

points

Sidewood 2015 Mappinga Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

91

points

Chateau Reynella 2005 Chardonnay (McLaren Vale)

South Australia Chardonnay McLaren Vale, Australia

90

points

Fox Creek 2007 Shadow's Run Unwooded Chardonnay (McLaren Vale)

South Australia Chardonnay McLaren Vale, Australia

85

points

Jacob's Creek 2004 Reeves Point Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

90

points

Shaw and Smith 2005 M3 Vineyard Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

88

points

Penfolds 2009 Koonunga Hill Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

84

points

Grosset 2000 Picadilly Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

91

points

Angove's 2002 Bear Crossing Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

85

points

Balnaves of Coonawarra 1999 Chardonnay (Coonawarra)

South Australia Chardonnay Coonawarra, Australia

84

points

Elysian Fields 2000 Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

84

points

Geoff Merrill 1999 Reserve Chardonnay (McLaren Vale)

South Australia Chardonnay McLaren Vale, Australia

87

points

Simon Hackett 2004 Brightview Chardonnay (Barossa Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Barossa Valley, Australia

87

points

Pauletts 2009 Stone Cutting No Oak Chardonnay (Clare Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Clare Valley, Australia

87

points

Wolf Blass 2009 Yellow Label Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

85

points

Sidewood 2013 Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

88

points

Jacob's Creek 1997 Limited Release Chardonnay (Padthaway)

South Australia Chardonnay Padthaway, Australia

90

points

Jacob's Creek 1999 Reserve Chardonnay (Barossa Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Barossa Valley, Australia

88

points

Shoofly 2015 Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

89

points

D'Arenberg 2014 The Olive Grove Chardonnay (McLaren Vale-Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay McLaren Vale-Adelaide Hills, Australia

90

points

Heggies Vineyard 2014 Chardonnay (Eden Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Eden Valley, Australia

88

points

RockBare 2006 Chardonnay (McLaren Vale)

South Australia Chardonnay McLaren Vale, Australia

84

points

Jacob's Creek 2007 Reserve Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

87

points

Morgan Simpson 2000 Chardonnay (McLaren Vale)

South Australia Chardonnay McLaren Vale, Australia

87

points

Yangarra Estate Vineyard 2006 Single Vineyard Chardonnay (McLaren Vale)

South Australia Chardonnay McLaren Vale, Australia

83

points

Grant Burge 2000 Summers Chardonnay (Eden Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Eden Valley, Australia

87

points

Fox Creek 2002 Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

87

points

Barratt 2001 Chardonnay (Piccadilly Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Piccadilly Valley, Australia

88

points

Punters Corner 2000 Chardonnay (Coonawarra)

South Australia Chardonnay Coonawarra, Australia

87

points

Henschke 2000 Cranes Chardonnay (Eden Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Eden Valley, Australia

87

points

Stonehaven 1999 Reserve Chardonnay (Padthaway)

South Australia Chardonnay Padthaway, Australia

87

points

Wolf Blass 2005 Presidents Selection Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

88

points

Penfolds 2004 Yattarna Chardonnay (Henty)

South Australia Chardonnay Henty, Australia

91

points

Hardys 2000 Tintara Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

87

points

Penfolds 2001 Thomas Hyland Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

87

points

Ross Estate 2001 Chardonnay (Barossa Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Barossa Valley, Australia

87

points

Stonehaven 2000 Chardonnay (Limestone Coast)

South Australia Chardonnay Limestone Coast, Australia

87

points

Nepenthe 2000 Zoes Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

86

points

Mak 2001 Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

87

points

Kangarilla Road 2015 Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

88

points

Jacob's Creek 2000 Chardonnay (Barossa Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Barossa Valley, Australia

87

points

Jip Jip Rocks 2009 Unoaked Chardonnay (Padthaway)

South Australia Chardonnay Padthaway, Australia

85

points

D'Arenberg 2008 The Lucky Lizard Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

91

points

Petaluma 2003 Tiers Chardonnay (Piccadilly Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Piccadilly Valley, Australia

93

points

Morambro Creek 2014 Chardonnay (Padthaway)

South Australia Chardonnay Padthaway, Australia

88

points

Wakefield 2015 Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

87

points

Wicks 2015 Estate Unwooded Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

88

points

Gemtree 2008 Citrine Chardonnay (McLaren Vale)

South Australia Chardonnay McLaren Vale, Australia

86

points

Annie's Lane 2002 Chardonnay (Clare Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Clare Valley, Australia

88

points

Wynns Coonawarra Estate 2002 Chardonnay (Coonawarra)

South Australia Chardonnay Coonawarra, Australia

88

points

Di Giorgio Family Wines 2014 Chardonnay (Coonawarra)

South Australia Chardonnay Coonawarra, Australia

87

points

Yalumba 2016 The Y Series Unwooded Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

89

points

Yalumba 2007 The Y Series Unwooded Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

84

points

Red Mud 2007 Unoaked Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

81

points

Stonehaven 1999 Chardonnay (Limestone Coast)

South Australia Chardonnay Limestone Coast, Australia

89

points

Wakefield 2016 Promised Land Unwooded Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

84

points

Salena Estate 2001 Chardonnay (Riverland)

South Australia Chardonnay Riverland, Australia

85

points

The Lane 2014 Beginning Single Vineyard Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

87

points

Hugh Hamilton 2007 Jim Jim Unoaked Chardonnay (McLaren Vale)

South Australia Chardonnay McLaren Vale, Australia

86

points

Penley Estate 2011 Aradia Chardonnay (Coonawarra)

South Australia Chardonnay Coonawarra, Australia

89

points

Sidewood 2015 Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

91

points

Yalumba 2015 Made With Organic Grapes Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

90

points

Yangarra Estate Vineyard 2007 Single Vineyard Unoaked Chardonnay (McLaren Vale)

South Australia Chardonnay McLaren Vale, Australia

85

points

Chapel Hill 2008 Unwooded Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

85

points

Peter Lehmann 2009 Chardonnay (Barossa)

South Australia Chardonnay Barossa, Australia

85

points

Red Earth 2007 Chardonnay (Adelaide Plains)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Plains, Australia

83

points

Wakefield 2008 Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

88

points

Chateau Reynella 2001 Chardonnay (McLaren Vale)

South Australia Chardonnay McLaren Vale, Australia

84

points

Katnook Estate 2000 Chardonnay (Coonawarra)

South Australia Chardonnay Coonawarra, Australia

84

points

Starvedog Lane 2000 Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

84

points

Wakefield 2015 Promised Land Unwooded Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

88

points

D'Arenberg 2008 The Stump Jump Sticky Chardonnay Chardonnay (McLaren Vale-Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay McLaren Vale-Adelaide Hills, Australia

89

points

Maverick 2013 Twins Chardonnay (Eden Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Eden Valley, Australia

85

points

Shoofly 2011 Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

87

points

The Lane 2015 Beginning Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

87

points

Beresford 2013 Single Vineyard Chardonnay (McLaren Vale)

South Australia Chardonnay McLaren Vale, Australia

82

points

Longview 2006 Blue Cow Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

86

points

Heggies Vineyard 2011 Chardonnay (Eden Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Eden Valley, Australia

88

points

Wolf Blass 2010 White Label Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

91

points

Cape Barren 2012 Native Goose Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

91

points

Wynns Coonawarra Estate 2001 Chardonnay (Coonawarra)

South Australia Chardonnay Coonawarra, Australia

84

points

Lindemans 2001 Chardonnay (Padthaway)

South Australia Chardonnay Padthaway, Australia

84

points

The Colonial Estate 2005 Exodus Chardonnay (Piccadilly Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Piccadilly Valley, Australia

88

points

Jip Jip Rocks 2014 Unoaked Chardonnay (Padthaway)

South Australia Chardonnay Padthaway, Australia

84

points

Mt. Monster 2008 Chardonnay (Limestone Coast)

South Australia Chardonnay Limestone Coast, Australia

86

points

Rocland Estate 2009 Ass Kisser Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

86

points

Hollick 1999 Chardonnay (Coonawarra)

South Australia Chardonnay Coonawarra, Australia

83

points

D'Arenberg 2001 The Olive Grove Chardonnay (McLaren Vale)

South Australia Chardonnay McLaren Vale, Australia

83

points

St. Andrews Estate 2000 Ceravolo Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

83

points

Hamilton's Ewell Vineyard 2000 Railway Chardonnay (Barossa Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Barossa Valley, Australia

83

points

Hill-Smith Estate 2014 Chardonnay (Eden Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Eden Valley, Australia

86

points

Henschke 2015 Croft Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

90

points

Milton Park 2017 Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

87

points

Wit's End 2016 Luna Chardonnay (McLaren Vale)

South Australia Chardonnay McLaren Vale, Australia

88

points

Serafino 2016 Reserve Chardonnay (McLaren Vale)

South Australia Chardonnay McLaren Vale, Australia

87

points

Angove 2017 Chardonnay (McLaren Vale)

South Australia Chardonnay McLaren Vale, Australia

89

points

Jacob's Creek 2016 Reserve Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

89

points

Yalumba 2017 The Y Series Unwooded Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

86

points

BK Wines 2015 One Ball Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

85

points

Penley Estate 2016 Aradia Chardonnay (Coonawarra)

South Australia Chardonnay Coonawarra, Australia

86

points

Hewitson 2016 Miss Harry Chardonnay (Barossa)

South Australia Chardonnay Barossa, Australia

86

points

Château Tanunda 2016 Grand Barossa Chardonnay (Barossa)

South Australia Chardonnay Barossa, Australia

88

points

Di Giorgio Family Wines 2016 Chardonnay (Coonawarra)

South Australia Chardonnay Coonawarra, Australia

90

points

Sidewood 2016 Chardonnay (Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay Adelaide Hills, Australia

89

points

Wolf Blass 2016 Reserve Release Chardonnay (South Australia)

South Australia Chardonnay South Australia, Australia

89

points

Lambert 2015 A Thousand Words Chardonnay (Barossa Valley)

South Australia Chardonnay Barossa Valley, Australia

85

points

D'Arenberg 2016 The Olive Grove Chardonnay (McLaren Vale-Adelaide Hills)

South Australia Chardonnay McLaren Vale-Adelaide Hills, Australia

88

points