Brancott Unoaked Chardonnay 2009 (6 x 750mL), Gisbrone, NZ.

Liquor Act 2007: It is against the law to sell or supply alcohol to, or to obtain alcohol on behalf of, a person under the age of 18 years. Liquor licence LIQP770010049

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Overview

The fruit characters are carried through to the palate, with the malolactic fermentation component adding weight to the fleshy mid-palate. The wine shows great balance with a long, persistent and textural finish.

Region:
NZ - Other New Zealand
State:
Imported
Country:
New Zealand

Winery Tasting Notes

Colour

This wine is light straw in colour.

Aroma

The wine shows layers of tropical, peach and apricot fruit aromas infused with honey notes.

Palate

The fruit characters are carried through to the palate, with the malolactic fermentation component adding weight to the fleshy mid-palate. The wine shows great balance with a long, persistent and textural finish.

Food Matching

This wine would go well with fish dishes like grilled blue cod and tarakihi. A mild, creamy and aromatic curry would also match nicely with this vibrant Chardonnay.

Cellaring Potential

Although this wine is excellent to drink now, it can be cellared for up to three years to develop further complexity.

Vintage
2009
Region
NZ - Other New Zealand
Grape Style
Chardonnay
Closure Type
Screwcap closure

Winery Profile

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While we craft wines from vineyards throughout New Zealand, Brancott Estate™ wines (formerly known as 'Montana' wines) are named in honour of our Marlborough roots - taking their name from our cherished Brancott Vineyard. With its special combination of soil, sun and climate, this is where we first planted our most famous varietal; Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc. Although our name has changed, you can be assured that the distinctive and uniquely New Zealand wine in the bottle will remain the same - as will the location of our inspirational home where it all began.

In 1973, Brancott Vineyard was the site of our first Sauvignon Blanc plantings in Marlborough – a decision that went against the popular opinion of the time that suggested the South Island was too cold to grow wine grapes. We soon proved this wasn’t the case with our very first vintage of the varietal winning an award.

The release of the first Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc vintage in 1979 was the beginning of a phenomenon which, not only placed New Zealand firmly on the international wine map, but has since become a shining example of the quality of wine that can be produced from this land.

Today, Brancott Vineyard continues to be a source of inspiration for our winemakers, not only proving that anything is possible, but that our belief in this land and our knowledge to obtain the best from it can result in award-winning wines enjoyed the world over.

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