2007-Chardonnay

2007 Chardonnay

Product Description

The warm 2007 Vintage has produced a chardonnay with brooding power, richness and weight, finishing precisely with a dry mineral edge, typical for Five Ashes Chardonnay. Gold medal and Trophy winner July 2009 Boutique Wine Show.

TECHNICAL NOTES
Awards: Gold medal and Trophy for Best Chardonny, 2009 Boutique Wines Show.STM’s Top 100 Summer Wines- The Very Best of the Best by Peter Forrestal 92 Points – Ray Jordans WA Wine Guide 2009 Silver: Royal Adelaide, Royal Hobart Bronze: Perth Royal, Margaret River
Region: Five Ashes Vineyard, Margaret River
Bouquet: The bouquet shows intense characters of citrus, ripe pear and fresh honey, with a supportive creamy vanillin cedar in the background.
Palate: The palate exudes class and style, with excellent moderate to full weight, seamless currant sweetness and a long flavoursome finish.
Source: Five Ashes Vineyard, Margaret River
Oak Treatment: Barrel fermented and then matured with fortnightly battonage for 10 months in 33% new and balance one year old French oak barriques.
Alcohol: 13.5%
Sweetness: Dry
Residual Sugar: 1.0 g/L
pH: 3.24
Bottling Date: January 2008