This is the vintage that elevated the mature, low-cropped estate vines of Dog Point to the ranks of the finest Chardonnays in Marlborough. The deal was sealed with less new oak than ever. 95/100
Dry, firmly concentrated and tight, the drive and vibrancy of the nectarine, citrus, herb and spice fruit flavours are enhanced by bright, racy acidity. This has a purity of fruit focus, and very fine textures provide linearity, leading to a long, cutting finish.