Waipara Springs - Chardonnay 2012

Rich Complex Wine
Waipara Springs - Chardonnay 2012 Free UK Delivery

Free UK Delivery
12x 75cl Bottles £112.24
Available 18th Nov 2016

Country of Origin

New Zealand

Key Information

Other Information

  • ABV14%
  • Food MatchLobster & Shellfish
  • Vintage2012

Gently pressed, the juice was allowed to ferment with native wild yeasts and 2% solids.

50 percent of the wine was fermented in 500-L puncheons and the rest fermented in old oak barriques. After fermentation the wines remained in barrel without any sulphur dioxide until the following year.

We partially lees stir our chardonnay and only allowed a small portion of malolactic fermentation.

Made to show the limestone rich soils that it is derived from, this is a rich, complex wine with aromas of fresh stonefruit and hazelnuts.

Silky smooth on the palate and with fine acidity, this is an excellent and versatile food wine.

Food: Match with delicate white meats such as chicken or pasta dishes.

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