Artiste Eden Valley Chardonnay 2014
Green straw. Awkward oak sits over a citrussy, light palate that lacks concentration.
Simple and ordinary, with lean fruit and no complexity. Can’t see the point.
Details: 12.5%, Screwcap, $22.95
Tasted: May 2015 (sample)
Best drinking: 2015-2017
Score: 15/20, 83/100
Would I buy it? No.
Buy online: Collective Wine Company website (maker of Artiste)