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Australia's Bold Whites

Chardonnay and Riesling dominate among high quality bottlings
Harvey Steiman
Issue: November 30, 2006

Chardonnay and Riesling continue to command the list of Australia's best white wines. Since our last report (" Australia's Secret Weapon ," June 15, 2005), I have blind-tasted more than 250 Australian whites in our San Francisco office, with 51 wines rating 90 points or higher on the Wine Spectator 100-point scale.

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