Ageing: Whites

Appears in

Oxford Companion to Wine

Oxford Companion to Wine

By Jancis Robinson

Published 2006

  • About

  • Almost all wine retailing at under £10/$20: 1–2

  • Chablis: 3–15

  • Côte d’Or white burgundy: 3–10

  • Other wines based on Chardonnay: 2–6

  • Wines based on Riesling: 3–20

  • Wines based on Sauvignon Blanc: 1–5

  • Wines based on Viognier: 1–3

  • Wines based on Chenin Blanc: 3–15

  • Botrytized sweet wines: 5–35