2015 Chardonnay Estate

2015 Chardonnay Estate

Regular price $19.95

Description

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

Recent Awards & Reviews
5 Stars – Rod Phillips

90 Points – Dean Tudor
90 Points – Natalie MacLean

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:  2015
Varietal:  Chardonnay
Geographic Designation:  VQA Short Hills Bench
Alcohol:  13%
Sugar: under 3 (g/L)
Acidity: 5.6 (g/L)