Hamelin Bay Wines – 2012 Reserve Chardonnay

2013 Reserve Chardonnay


Citrus, pear and gunflint characters

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Product Description


Citrus, pear and gunflint characters

Awards: 94 points; James Halliday
Region: Karridale, Margaret River
Colour: Pale straw, tinged with green
Bouquet: Complex array including citrus kernel, white peach, pear and nougat, with flint in the background
Palatte: Seemless, long and finessed. This wine has a moderate to full weight and a long line and length, with balanced natural acidity, affording a dry mineral finish. The French Oak is very well integrated, providing support but not being obvious
Source: Five Ashes Vineyard, Margaret River.
Oak Treatment: Barrel fermented and then matured with fortnightly battonage for 9 months in 45% new and one year old French oak barriques.
Serving Suggestion: Turkey Roll with Fresh Herb Seasoning, Apricot
Alcohol: 13.5%
Sweetness: Dry
Residual Sugar: 0.78 g/L
pH: 3.21
Acidity: 7.14 g/L
Bottling Date: December 2014