2016 Chardonnay Estate

2016 Chardonnay Estate

Regular price $21.95

Description

Estate-grown and fermented in oak, this round, mouth-filling yet fresh wine is the epitome of a Short Hills Bench Chardonnay.

Winemaker's Notes

• Made from several estate vineyards in the Short Hills Bench 
• Yields of 2 to 3 tonnes/acre (~25 to 50 hL/ha)
• Barrel fermented in 1/3 new oak. The oak barrels were sourced from a combination of forests in Europe and northern North America, and from several cooperage houses
• Aged in barrel for 8 to 10 months

Food Matches

Grilled salmon, crab and lobster. Wild fowl or turkey. Dishes with cream sauces or mild herb flavours. Soft cheeses. 

Vintage:  2016
Varietal:  Chardonnay
Geographic Designation:  VQA Short Hills Bench
Alcohol:  13.5%
Sugar: under 1 (g/L)
Acidity: 6.1 (g/L)