2015 Chardonnay - Sorry SOLD OUT
VINEYARD AND WINEMAKING NOTES
In summary Hawke’s Bay 2015 was a 3rd exceptional vintage in a row. Long hot days provided a great platform in which 2015 wines will be remembered.
Hand harvested, whole bunch pressed, combined with wild fermentation provides a rich textured wine with layers of complexity. Aged for 15 months in a mix of old and new oak.
VINTAGE 2015 ALCOHOL 13.1%
REGION Esk Valley, Hawke’s Bay
Eye: Soft golden hues
Nose: Tropical with hints of Vanilla and Pineapple.
Taste: Soft structured oak sprawling across the palate, providing texture and mouth feel. Intense savoury characters with hints of stonefruit, mango and threads of vanilla carrying the fruit weight. A long finish with a good acidic backbone.
FOOD MATCH, CELLARING AND SERVICE
Ideal with seafood or chicken, lean meats and Mediterranean style salads. Try also with creamy pasta and chorizo dishes.
Enjoy now chilled or cellar with care up to 5 - 8 years.