Chardonnay 2018

$35.00

Small batches of hand-picked fruit have been harvested early in the morning.  The fruit was first de-stemmed and partially crushed, followed by gentle pressing to extract the best quality juice.  The clarified juice was then fermented over 14 days at a constant low temperature.

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Description

 

CONTEMPLATION CHARDONNAY
Vintage 2018
Grape variety 100% Chardonnay
GI – Altitude Pyrenees – 288m A.S.L.
Location Lamplough – Avoca – VICTORIA
Harvested March 2018
Vinification 14 days @ 8-10⁰C
Aging Fine grain French oak for 6 month
TASTING NOTES
Colour Bright and clear with slight gold tinge
Nose Fragant nose with intense aromas of peach, citrus notes and reminisscences of sweet confit.
Palate Plenty of volume and silkness.
TECHNICAL DETAILS
Alcohol 13% Vol
Residual Sugar 0.2 g/L
Total Acidity 5.17 g/L
pH 3.4
Bottled November 2018
RECOMMENDATIONS
Cellaring Drink now or long term cellaring
Serving Temperature 8⁰ to 10⁰C
Serving Suggestions Curry Puff (Malay)
Hainan Chicken Rice (Chinese)
Otak-Otak (Malay)
Shrimp Oats (Chinese)
Tandoori Chicken (Indian)

 

Kg/btl/pckg & carton size 1-12 btls

Weight 1.327 kg
Dimensions 33 × 22 × 30 cm