Stella Bella - Chardonnay 2017Elegance & Finesse
Brilliant pale lemon with green highlights.
The bouquet has a panoply of scents of great intensity and complexity – there is an interplay of the aromatic notes of white flowers, anise and lemon curd with the deeper notes of spicy oak, some yoghurt-like nuances and a hint of struck match.
The deft palate shows both restraint and power. Taut citrus, pear and briny/mineral elements build in the mouth and meld perfectly with the savoury, nutty, fine‐grained oak which nevertheless remains unobtrusive.
The finish has a pleasant grapefruit‐like tang and the signature length of flavour which shows great persistence.
A wine of elegance & finesse.
Drink with roasted pork belly. Duck.