CW Chardonnay 2020

$40.00

Batches of hand-picked fruit have been harvested early in the morning. The fruit was first de-stemmed and partially crushed to extract the best quality juice.  The clarified juice was fermented over 21 days at a constant low temperature. Awarded 93 points Wine Showcase Magazine

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Description

 

CONTEMPLATION CHARDONNAY
Vintage 2020
Grape variety 100% Chardonnay Clone FV110V3
GI – Altitude Pyrenees – 288m A.S.L.
Location Lamplough – Avoca – VICTORIA
Harvested March 2020
Vinification 21 days @ 14⁰C  Full Malolactic fermentation
Aging Fine Grain French oak
TASTING NOTES
Colour Bright and clear straw colour with a slight gold tinge
Nose Revealing notes of almond, fresh hazelnut, lemon and toasted bread
Palate Round and rich mouthfeel with ample volume on a silky palate. Aging for four months in fine grain French oak adds a subtle backdrop of vanilla and extends the fruit to a complex finish
TECHNICAL DETAILS
Alcohol 13% Vol
Residual Sugar < 0.2 g/L
Total Acidity 4.6 g/L
pH 3.57
Bottled Spring 2020
RECOMMENDATIONS
Cellaring Excellent cellaring
Serving Temperature 8 ⁰C
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