2012 CHARDONNAY

TASTING NOTE

Bouquet: Flint, grapefruit peel and ripe citrus framed by nutty mineral nuances.

Palate: Wonderfully balanced with a concentrated and lively finish.

Food match: Shellfish, fish, white meats and BBQ rack of pork.

Cellaring: Three to five years.

Winemakers: James Healy, Ivan Sutherland

TECHNICAL DETAILS

Growing Region Marlborough
Alcohol 14.0%
pH 3.28
Acidity 7.3 g/l 
Residual Sugar 0.6 g/l
Maturation 

Eighteen months in
French oak barrels a 
small portion of which is new.

REVIEWS

Michael Cooper, Winestate Magazine

This classy, youthful wine was barrel-aged for 18 months. Light lemon/green, it has vibrant, peachy, citrusy flavours, gently overlaid with toasty oak, impressive delicacy and poise, and a long, bone-dry, minerally finish. Five Stars.

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