Glenarty Road Chardonnay

Glenarty Road Chardonnay

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hand picked -- wild barrel ferment -- free run -- mendoza clone -- lemon butter -- crunchy peach -- verbena

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Variety: 100% Chardonnay (gin gin clone)

Alc/Vol : 12.6% 

Harvest Date: Hand picked on 28 Feb 2018

Oak Maturation: Wild barrel ferment and maturation in French oak for 6 months, 10% new oak

Bottling date: 4 September 2018

Cellaring potential:  Will age well for the next 10 years 

Vineyard: East - West row orientation with free draining, coarse gravel soils help deliver a bold wine with zesty minerality.

Winemaking: Free run Chardonnay juice, full solids, wild fermented in french oak barriques, 10% of which were new.  Unfined with minimal filtration.

Colour: Freshly melted butter

Nose: nashi pear, toasted macadamias, peach

Palate: A complex wine displaying balanced natural acidity, generous fruit weight with a savoury twist.  

Please note : All orders in multiples of 12 receive free freight.  You can cause a Kerfuffle with straight or mixed cases.