2017 Chardonnay

$75.00

White peach, maraschino cream, lifted by pink grapefruit and musk through the finish. A fine line of acidity drives through firm phenolic grip.

Name Range Discount
5 dollar discount after 12 bottles 12 - 99 $4.55
SKU: 2017CH - Bottle Category:

Viticulture

Sub-region: Red Hill

  • Site: 3 Acres. Northerly aspect.
  • Clones: I10V5 (70%), ‘Mudgee Mix’ Clonale (30%)
  • Soil: Heavy yellow/grey clay over basalt
  • Elevation: 230m
  • Trellising: Modified Scott-Henry
  • Pruning: Cane
  • Cropping: 2.8 tonne/Acre
  • Farming: Conventional
  • 35 – 45 yr old vines
  • Non-irrigated

Winemaking

Alc.13.3%, pH 3.47, T.A 5.9 g/l, Picked 11th, 12th & 19th of April 2017

  • Basket-pressed, barrel fermented using native yeast.
  • 100% MLF
  • 30% new oak

Tasting Notes

Rich and perfumed. Orange blossom, apricot kernel and lemon verbena. Medium, soft rounded palate that is balanced by gentle phenolics.