2007-five-ashes-reserve-chardonnay

2007 Five Ashes Reserve Chardonnay

Product Description

Beautiful quince and honey glazed poached pears. 5 stars (94 points) James Halliday 2011. *Sorry sold out but we can deliver the new 2011 vintage if you order this wine.*

TECHNICAL NOTES
Awards: 5 Stars 94 Points ~ James Halliday 95 Points ~ Ray Jordan's 2010 WA Wine Guide 5 Stars ~ John Lewis 93 Points ~ Wine Showcase Magazine
Region: Five Ashes Vineyard, Margaret River
Colour: The wine has a pale straw yellow colour, with a tinge of green.
Bouquet: Intense aromas of quince, citrus oil, white flowers and honey glazed poached pears, reside on marzipan and toasty vanilla spice characters.
Palate: It has a full succulent weight, with an impressive long length of flavour, finishing with a subtle dry mineral edge.
Source: Five Ashes Vineyard, Margaret River
Cellaring Potential: Suggested best 2009 to 2013
Oak Treatment: Barrel fermented and then matured with fortnightly battonage for 10 months in 54% new and balance one year old French oak barriques.
Alcohol: 14%
Sweetness: Dry
Residual Sugar: 1.0 g/L
pH: 3.32
Acidity: 6.82
Bottling Date: January 2008