Color, nose and palate
Aromas of white peach and fermentation derived complexity feature on the nose. On the palate the wine has well-structured oak and finely balanced tannins that enrich the wine. The palate finishes clean, with a lingering warmth on the back palate.
Food recommendation: Soft cheeses and white meats.
Cellaring potential: Enjoy now until 2020.
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The fruit for this wine was grown in Lovedale on the Majors Lane vineyard. This vineyard consistently produces excellent quality fruit from a 3 acre block grown on loamy/clay soils.Handpicked, pressed and transferred into barrels for 100% barrel fermentation. Three different yeast isolates were used to create this fine Chardonnay. To preserve the fresh apple character no malolactic fermentation was induced.
Total acidity: 7.8gL
Maturation: French oak for 10 months on lees. 30% new oak.