Chardonnay

Chardonnay

Chardonnay is one of the world's most-enjoyed wines. You are in for a treat: some of New Zealand's best Chardonnays are waiting for you.

The classic New Zealand Chardonnay wines are mouth-filling, balanced, fruit-driven, with concentrated, pure fruit aromas. A crisp acidity balance the flavours, which are often perfectly rounded with oak.

Enjoy.





Brightwater Gravels Chardonnay 2018

Brightwater Gravels Chardonnay 2018

18,60 CHF - 19,60 CHF*

26,13 CHF pro Liter

Brightwater Gravels Chardonnay 2018

Brightwater Gravels Chardonnay 2018

18,60 CHF - 19,60 CHF*

26,13 CHF pro Liter

An easy-drinking Chardonnay from sunny Nelson. Wine Orbit: "Attractively fruited and inviting"


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SHEILD Chardonnay 2021

SHEILD Chardonnay 2021

20,80 CHF - 21,80 CHF*

29,07 CHF pro Liter

SHEILD Chardonnay 2021

SHEILD Chardonnay 2021

20,80 CHF - 21,80 CHF*

29,07 CHF pro Liter

Made from 25 old vines in Nelson. Lovely aromas of hazelnut, peach, butter toast and ripe citrus fruits mingle with a balancing acidity and the minerality of the Wainea Plains.


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Neudorf Tiritiri Chardonnay 2019

Neudorf Tiritiri Chardonnay 2019

22,20 CHF - 23,20 CHF*

30,93 CHF pro Liter

Neudorf Tiritiri Chardonnay 2019

Neudorf Tiritiri Chardonnay 2019

22,20 CHF - 23,20 CHF*

30,93 CHF pro Liter

A Chardonnay to be gently chilled, generously shared & enjoyed with anything that takes you back to the seaside in summer, maybe for a surf, a cast, or a wander.


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Framingham Chardonnay 2019

Framingham Chardonnay 2019

22,20 CHF - 23,20 CHF*

30,93 CHF pro Liter

Framingham Chardonnay 2019

Framingham Chardonnay 2019

22,20 CHF - 23,20 CHF*

30,93 CHF pro Liter

A fruity elegant Chardonnay. fermented in both tanks and barrels, with aging on full lees. This subtle approach allows the stone fruit flavours and creamy notes to compete successfully with a gentle lick of oak. Master Sommelier Cameron Douglas: "This is a complete wine".


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Palliser Estate Chardonnay 2020

Palliser Estate Chardonnay 2020

In stock 5

26,80 CHF - 27,80 CHF*

37,07 CHF pro Liter

Palliser Estate Chardonnay 2020

Palliser Estate Chardonnay 2020

26,80 CHF - 27,80 CHF*

37,07 CHF pro Liter

Decanter Gold in 2022! An elegant style of Chardonnay full of peach and citrus characteristics, minerality and complexity.


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Lawson's Dry Hills Reserve Chardonnay 2021

Lawson's Dry Hills Reserve Chardonnay 2021

23,10 CHF - 24,10 CHF*

32,13 CHF pro Liter

Lawson's Dry Hills Reserve Chardonnay 2021

Lawson's Dry Hills Reserve Chardonnay 2021

23,10 CHF - 24,10 CHF*

32,13 CHF pro Liter

This is a wine that you won’t want to miss out on! One of Cameron Douglas MS Top Wines of New Zealand 2022 and Gold & Trophy at the International Wine Challenge. This wine will captivate your senses.


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Mahi Marlborough Chardonnay 2020

Mahi Marlborough Chardonnay 2020

26,80 CHF - 27,80 CHF*

37,07 CHF pro Liter

Mahi Marlborough Chardonnay 2020

Mahi Marlborough Chardonnay 2020

26,80 CHF - 27,80 CHF*

37,07 CHF pro Liter

A complex, textural Chardonnay with delicious creaminess, great acidity and wonderful structure.


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Tony Bish Fat & Sassy Chardonnay 2022

Tony Bish Fat & Sassy Chardonnay 2022

26,80 CHF - 27,80 CHF*

37,07 CHF pro Liter

Tony Bish Fat & Sassy Chardonnay 2022

Tony Bish Fat & Sassy Chardonnay 2022

26,80 CHF - 27,80 CHF*

37,07 CHF pro Liter

By New Zealand's "King of Chardonnay". Cheeky and fun, all curves and lusciousness. Made in a large oak barrel. The Fat & Sassy Chardonnay 2022 presents itself with rich aromas and a full body.


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Man O' War Valhalla Chardonnay 2020

Man O' War Valhalla Chardonnay 2020

In stock 1

30,00 CHF -18% RRP 36,80 CHF *

40,00 CHF pro Liter

Man O' War Valhalla Chardonnay 2020

Man O' War Valhalla Chardonnay 2020

30,00 CHF -18% RRP 36,80 CHF *

40,00 CHF pro Liter

A full-bodied, rich and powerful Chardonnay from New Zealand's "Isle of Wine". Made from the finest barrels of Chardonnay selected each vintage by winemaker Duncan MacTavish.


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Bilancia Chardonnay 2021

Bilancia Chardonnay 2021

30,50 CHF*

40,66 CHF pro Liter

Bilancia Chardonnay 2021

Bilancia Chardonnay 2021

30,50 CHF*

40,66 CHF pro Liter

From one of Hawke's Bay's top producers. A Chardonnay with power and tension.



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te Pa Reserve St. Leonard's Chardonnay 2018

te Pa Reserve St. Leonard's Chardonnay 2018

In stock 3

32,30 CHF*

43,07 CHF pro Liter

te Pa Reserve St. Leonard's Chardonnay 2018

te Pa Reserve St. Leonard's Chardonnay 2018

32,30 CHF*

43,07 CHF pro Liter

The wines of the Reserve Collection are the crown jewels of te Pa, and available for the first time in Europe. The grapes for this wine were cultivated in the St. Leonard's Vineyard, Central Wairau Valley.


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TWR Chardonnay 2019

TWR Chardonnay 2019

31,20 CHF - 32,30 CHF*

43,07 CHF pro Liter

TWR Chardonnay 2019

TWR Chardonnay 2019

31,20 CHF - 32,30 CHF*

43,07 CHF pro Liter

The fruit is the hero. This Chardonnay balances concentration and complexity, whilst retaining the finesse that a higher natural acidity brings.


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Paritua Willow Chardonnay 2022

Paritua Willow Chardonnay 2022

31,20 CHF - 32,30 CHF*

43,07 CHF pro Liter

Paritua Willow Chardonnay 2022

Paritua Willow Chardonnay 2022

31,20 CHF - 32,30 CHF*

43,07 CHF pro Liter

Classic Hawke's Bay Chardonnay grown on Paritua's estate vines. Produced only in outstanding vintages. Selected as one of 12 exceptional wines to represent the pinnacle of the 2022 vintage, embodying the distinctive characteristics that define Hawke’s Bay Chardonnay.


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Blank Canvas Reed Vineyard Chardonnay 2020

Blank Canvas Reed Vineyard Chardonnay 2020

34,00 CHF - 35,00 CHF*

46,67 CHF pro Liter

Blank Canvas Reed Vineyard Chardonnay 2020

Blank Canvas Reed Vineyard Chardonnay 2020

34,00 CHF - 35,00 CHF*

46,67 CHF pro Liter

Consistently reviewed among the top Marlborough and New Zealand Chardonnays, the Reed Vineyard Chardonnay has both power and incredible elegance. A wine with a well-judged 'reductive' (smoky, struck-match) aroma.


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Man O' War Valhalla Chardonnay 2021

Man O' War Valhalla Chardonnay 2021

35,80 CHF - 36,80 CHF*

49,06 CHF pro Liter

Man O' War Valhalla Chardonnay 2021

Man O' War Valhalla Chardonnay 2021

35,80 CHF - 36,80 CHF*

49,06 CHF pro Liter

A full-bodied, rich and powerful Chardonnay from New Zealand's "Isle of Wine". Made from the finest barrels of Chardonnay selected each vintage by winemaker Duncan MacTavish.


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Tony Bish Heartwood Chardonnay 2021

Tony Bish Heartwood Chardonnay 2021

35,80 CHF - 36,80 CHF*

49,06 CHF pro Liter

Tony Bish Heartwood Chardonnay 2021

Tony Bish Heartwood Chardonnay 2021

35,80 CHF - 36,80 CHF*

49,06 CHF pro Liter

A Hawke's Bay classic, skillfully created in new and used barriques. One of 12 selected Hawke’s Bay Chardonnay to represent the 2021 vintage. The "King of Chardonnay", Tony Bish, aged the wine in new and used barrique barrels for 11 months.


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Tony Bish Golden Egg Chardonnay 2022

Tony Bish Golden Egg Chardonnay 2022

38,20 CHF - 39,20 CHF*

52,26 CHF pro Liter

Tony Bish Golden Egg Chardonnay 2022

Tony Bish Golden Egg Chardonnay 2022

38,20 CHF - 39,20 CHF*

52,26 CHF pro Liter

Gorgeously rich, aromatic and distinctive. A unique Chardonnay, fermented in New Zealand's first concrete eggs(!). The exceptional vintner Tony Bish uses, fitting for the wine's name, egg-shaped, golden-coloured concrete tanks.


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Bilancia Trelinnoe Chardonnay 2021

Bilancia Trelinnoe Chardonnay 2021

41,40 CHF - 42,40 CHF*

56,53 CHF pro Liter

Bilancia Trelinnoe Chardonnay 2021

Bilancia Trelinnoe Chardonnay 2021

41,40 CHF - 42,40 CHF*

56,53 CHF pro Liter

Single vineyard Chardonnay from one of Hawke's Bay's outstanding producers made in a great vintage.


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Dry River Chardonnay 2019

Dry River Chardonnay 2019

In stock 2

51,50 CHF*

68,67 CHF pro Liter

Dry River Chardonnay 2019

Dry River Chardonnay 2019

51,50 CHF*

68,67 CHF pro Liter

Consistently one of New Zealand's finest and most age-worthy Chardonnays. Concentration, purity of flavour and added complexity of oak. A classic style of chardonnay: delicious, luscious. Only 250 cases produced, sold out every year, mainly to wine club members in New Zealand. 


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96 Points Chardonnay Case

96 Points Chardonnay Case

111,00 CHF -10% RRP 123,00 CHF *

49,33 CHF pro Liter

96 Points Chardonnay Case

96 Points Chardonnay Case

111,00 CHF -10% RRP 123,00 CHF *

49,33 CHF pro Liter

Gift yourself or a cherished wine aficionado in your life with this exclusive mixed case that transcends ordinary wine experiences. These outstanding Chardonnay show, what great wines New Zealand can produce from this grape.


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Egg vs Oak 6 Pack

Egg vs Oak 6 Pack

194,00 CHF -15% RRP 228,00 CHF *

43,11 CHF pro Liter

Egg vs Oak 6 Pack

Egg vs Oak 6 Pack

194,00 CHF -15% RRP 228,00 CHF *

43,11 CHF pro Liter

If you are a Chardonnay lover, this is your treat. You can stock up on Chardonnay in style, with both Tony Bish Golden Egg & Heartwood Chardonnay.


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About New Zealand Chardonnay

Chardonnay strongly reflects the unique terroir of New Zealand and shows diversity across the winegrowing regions.

The versatility of this grape makes it a perfect canvas for viticulturists and winemakers to craft masterpieces.

A wide-range of Chardonnay styles are produced in New Zealand, from fruit-driven and unoaked, to luscious examples with complexity, elegance, and a touch of oak.

During the 1990s, plantings of this internationally fashionable variety exceeded those of every other grape, today top quality Chardonnay can be found in every region. Chardonnay now accounts for 6% of the wine production and 2% of the exported wines.

Marlborough (1.086ha) and Hawke's Bay (1,084ha), the two biggest winegrowing regions in New Zealand, have by far the most plantings in the country. They are followed by Gisborne (620ha), Nelson (111ha), North Canterbury (90ha), Auckland (81ha), Central Otago (68ha), Wairarapa (54ha).

Typical regional Chardonnay styles in New Zealand

Chardonnay vines are planted throughout New Zealand. As the winegrowing regions spreading over a long distance with different soil types and climates, the Chardonnay styles can vary significantly.

In warmer regions, the Chardonnays are typically full-medium bodied, round, with rich flavours.

In cooler regions, the wines are typically medium-light bodied, with greater acidity and minerality and fresh, citrus and savoury flavours.

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