What makes an exceptional white wine? Some are awarded for their purity of varietal expression, others for body and complexity that would stand up against any good red – some are loved simply for their aperitif or food-pairing potential. Whatever you're looking for, the highly-rated styles from the 2021 Halliday Wine Companion offer suggestions for any occasion. Rated 96 points and above by James and the Halliday Tasting Team, the following list spans a range of flavours and price points. Read on to discover a Halliday-certified list of new classics.