Night Harvest `Reserve` Chardonnay 2011 (12 x 750mL), Margaret River, WA.

This reserve Chardonnay comes from a premium parcel of exceptional quality fruit that was harvested in the night to preserve the essential fruit flavours and delicate natural acidity that defines great wine.

This wine is a result of meticulous attention to detail in the vineyard and the winery. Careful fruit selection and oak handling have resulted in a wine that expresses intense varietal characters and offers good cellaring potential.

Night Harvest `Reserve` Chardonnay 2011 (12 x 750mL), Margaret River, WA.

Lot No: 0005-2446223

This reserve Chardonnay comes from a premium parcel of exceptional quality fruit that was harvested in the night to preserve the essential fruit flavours and delicate natural acidity that defines great wine.This wine is a result of meticulous attention to detail in the vineyard and the winery. Careful fruit selection and oak handling have resulted in a wine that expresses intense varietal characters and offers good cellaring potential. (220047-12)

$9.09
per Bottle

$109
per package

Overview

This reserve Chardonnay comes from a premium parcel of exceptional quality fruit that was harvested in the night to preserve the essential fruit flavours and delicate natural acidity that defines great wine.

This wine is a result of meticulous attention to detail in the vineyard and the winery. Careful fruit selection and oak handling have resulted in a wine that expresses intense varietal characters and offers good cellaring potential.

Region:
WA - Margaret River
State:
Western Australia
Country:
Australia

Expert Reviews

Medium straw-green; an elegant wine with mid-range fruit flavours of melon, nectarine and fig, oak playing second fiddle; has the balance to continue its development over the next few years. Rating 90 - James Halliday, Australian Wine Companion (FEB/2013)

Winery Tasting Notes

Colour

Golden straw in colour.

Aroma

Lifted aromas of grapefruit and lime with a hint of nectarine.

Palate

A mix of creamy fruit, minerals and cereal. All held with a tight focused control. The palate shows excellent intensity that persists.

Food Matching

Best paired with chicken, Chinese cuisine, pasta, vegetarian dishes and seafood.

Cellaring Potential

This wine will cellar well for 4-5 years.

Medals & Trophies

Silver Medal - 2012 Australian Small Wine Makers Show

Bronze Medal - 2012 Royal Hobart Wine Show

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