Pale straw green in colour with a complex bouquet, nutty and lifted. The palate is fine and deep with a long finish.
Product Tasting Notes
WINEMAKER’S NOTE: Pale straw green in colour with a complex bouquet, nutty and lifted. The palate is fine and deep with a long finish.
VINTAGE CONDITIONS: An excellent vintage for Margaret River Chardonnay.
VINEYARDS: The fruit for this wine was sourced from a single vineyard site – one of our vineyards in the Northern Margaret River wine region. The vineyard was planted over 17 years ago, a mature and low yielding site.
VINIFICATION: Hand-picked grapes were chilled overnight and whole bunch pressed. The juiced was fermented with wild yeast in barrel where it remained for eight months, then carefully clarified and bottled.
VARIETAL: 100% Chardonnay
VINTAGE: 100% 2016
REGION: 100% Margaret River
TOTAL ACIDITY: 6.9 g/l
RESIDUAL SUGAR: Dry
WINEMAKER: Brian Fletcher
CELLARING: Medium Term
94 pts, The West Australian Wine Guide 2019
91 pts, 2020 Halliday Wine Companion
90 pts, The Real Review (Huon Hooke)
Bronze medal, 2018 James Halliday Chardonnay Challenge
3.5 Stars, Winestate Magazine ‘Best of the West Wine Show’ 2019 & 2020