Top 10 SA Chardonnay wines at under R70 per bottle

GREAT VALUE Chardonnays – South African wines selling for less than R70 a bottle that have been recommended by one or more of the top tasting panels around the world during the past 18 months. Prices given in SA rand – ex-cellar, or approximate retail in cases where the winery is closed to the public.
  • At R33pb – Drostdy-Hof Chardonnay 2010 from Distell, gold medallist at 2011 Decanter Awards (UK)
  • At R40pb – Franschhoek Cellar Our Town Hall Chardonnay 2011, silver medallist at 2012 Trophy Wine Show (SA)
  • At R60pb – Tokara Zondernaam Chardonnay 2010, double gold medallist at 2011 Michelangelo Awards (SA), silver medallist at 2011 Trophy Wine Show (SA)
  • At R62pb – Boland Cellar Reserve No 1 Chardonnay 2010, silver medallist at 2012 Trophy Wine Show (SA)
  • At R63pb – Le Bonheur Chardonnay 2010, silver medallist at 2012 Trophy Wine Show (SA)
  • At R65pb – Danie de Wet Limestone Hill Chardonnay 2011 from De Wetshof, gold medallist at 2011 Veritas Awards (SA)
  • At R65pb – Laborie Limited Collection Chardonnay 2010, silver medallist at 2012 Chardonnay du Monde (France)
  • At R67pb – KWV Reserve Collection Chardonnay 2010, gold medallist at 2011 Veritas Awards (SA)
  • At R68pb – Groote Post Chardonnay 2011, silver medallist at 2012 Trophy Wine Show (SA)
  • At R69pb – Kleine Zalze Vineyard Selection Chardonnay 2011, silver medallist at 2012 Concours Mondial (Portugal)