Rich melon and white peach aromas with generous French Oak
Delicate flavours of melon and citrus, balanced beautifully with a textural drive, all encompassed by classy fresh Oak
2021 McDonalds Road$40.00 non member price
Bimbadgen McDonalds Road Vineyard Blocks 19 and 20
Pressed into a mix of temperature controlled stainless steel and barrels, stainless steel tank was lightly fined prior to inoculation with a natural yeast strain. Fermentation temperature was kept close to 17 degrees preserving delicate aromatics. Fined and filtered before bottling.
9th November 2021
|Varietal||Alcohol||Cellaring Potential||Harvest Date||Oak||pH||TA||Chardonnay||12.8%||3-5 years||Various||New / Old||3.27||7.0g/L|
2021 had its challenges although we are very excited about what we produced. This Chardonnay was a lot of fun to watch evolve. From being hand picked, through to barrel fermentation and regular monthly lees stirring to build texture and mouth feel. A Chardonnay with appeal for everyone.