COLOUR: A rich Indian lime green with a touch of yellow straw
NOSE: An intense aroma of fig, melons, both rockmelon and honeydew, tropical fruits, white peach, bush pineapple, and banana and creamy aromas
PALATE: A rich dense palate showing strong varietal character of fig, melon, rockmelon and firm high quality French oak, lovely creamy, bready, cashew, hazelnut characters from the extended lees aging in oak. Firm citrus, or lime juice acidity that simple creates excitement on the palate, bone dry.
In 2014 our premium Chardonnay fruit was sourced entirely from our Severn Scenes vineyard blocks B67 and B8 and a little of B7. This year saw the start of some Chardonnay fermented on skins for extra palate weight and uniqueness.