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2022 Chardonnay

2022 Chardonnay
$35.00
  • Wine Club Members Price
  • Vegan

Variety

Chardonnay

Region

Adelaide Hills

Food Pairing

Seafood

Vintage

2022

Colour

Pale straw.

Bouquet

White peach and nectarine, lightly toasted almonds, hints of citrus.

Palate

Rich, full and creamy texture on the palate balanced with fresh citrus acidity, flavours fleshy peach and nectarine. 

Ageing Potential

10 years or more.

Vineyard

Mark O'Leary's Benwerrin vineyard is located at Oakbank in the picturesque Adelaide Hills. Aspect is integral to the production of the highest quality fruit. At Benwerrin, the 20-year-old Chardonnay vines are planted on a northerly facing slope. This combination of the cool climate and long days of sunshine develops fantastic stone fruit flavours and aromatic qualities.

Vinification

Barrel ferment in second use French oak. Some wild, some non-saccharomyces, some saccharomyces. Six months maturation in oak.

Technical Details

Alcohol: 12.5%

pH: 3.27

Acidity: 7.5g/L

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