2001-Chardonnay

2001 Chardonnay

Product Description

LIMITED MUSEUM RELEASE, Double Gold Medal Winner.

TECHNICAL NOTES
Awards: Gold medal: 2002 Royal Hobart Wine Show Gold Medal: 2002 Margaret River Wine Show.
Region: 100% Five Ashes Vineyard, Margaret River.
Colour: Pale Yellow.
Bouquet: Lovely developed aromas of grilled citrus, backed with an attractive oaky char.
Palate: Very approachable, with a luscious moderate weight and length, exhibiting excellent balance and maturity- drink now.
Source: Five Ashes Vineyard, Margaret River
Vintage Characteristics: Warm dry vintage.
Vinification: 100% barrel fermented and matured.
Cellaring Potential: Best from mid 2003 with excellent cellaring potential for 3 years plus.
Oak Treatment: 100% barell fermented, French bariques (Vosges & Troncais).
Serving Suggestion: Try with rich cream based seafood dishes.
Alcohol: 14%
Sweetness: Dry
Residual Sugar: 1.9g/L
pH: 3.36
Acidity: 6.6g/L
Harvest Date: March 2001
Bottling Date: February 2002