Chapel Hill Verdelho 2009 (12 x 750mL), McLaren Vale, SA.

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

As a consequence of the phased harvesting, the 2009 Verdelho displays an intriguing and feisty array of flavours which includes kaffir lime leaf, passion fruit and honeycomb.

Region:
SA - McLaren Vale
State:
South Australia
Country:
Australia

Expert Reviews

A quite crisp mix of fruit salad and citrus components, the latter drawing out the finish; well made, controlled alcohol a plus. Rating 89 - James Halliday, Australian Wine Companion Edition 2011

Winery Tasting Notes

Colour

Straw/green colour.

Aroma

An intriguing array of flavours which includes kaffir lime leaf, gooseberry and honey suckle.

Food Matching

Suited to most modern cuisine styles, especially chilli dishes. .

Vintage
2009
Region
SA - McLaren Vale
Grape Style
Verdelho
Closure Type
Screwcap closure
Alcohol
12.5%

Winery Profile

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A leading medium-sized winery in the region. In 2000 Chapel Hill was sold to the Swiss Thomas Schmidheiny group, which owns the respected Cuvaison winery in California as well as vineyards in Switzerland and Argentina. Wine quality is as good, if not better, than ever. Winemaker Michael Fragos was named Winemaker of the Year at London's International Wine & Spirit Competition '08. The production comes from the estate plantings of shiraz, cabernet sauvignon, chardonnay, verdelho, savagnin, sangiovese and merlot, together with purchased grapes from McLaren Vale. Exports to all other major markets.

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