Taylors Pass Chardonnay 2017, Villa Maria

  • 104114QC-STK
  • White
  • Chardonnay
  • 2017
  • 750 ml

Taylors Pass Chardonnay 2017, Villa Maria

  • 104114QC-STK
  • White
  • Chardonnay
  • 2017
  • 750 ml

Availability: 17.00000000

$38.00

Available format

Unité 2/CS 3/CS 6/CS 12/CS
17 case(s) in stock

Detailed info

Wine description

Taylors Pass Chardonnay 2017, Villa Maria
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Tasting notes

This is a mineral driven wine style, showcasing complex aromas of lemon rind, gun smoke and brioche that are distinctive characteristics from the Taylors Pass Vineyard. This elegant Chardonnay expresses flavour profiles of grapefruit, white peach and almond with subtle integrated oak enhancing the restrained seamless finish.

Producer

VILLA MARIA

Vinification and aging

100% barrel fermentation (barriques & puncheons) 25% wild fermentation, 75% cultured yeasts 28% new French oak, 72% seasoned oak. Natural malolactic fermentation is encouraged 9 months in contact with yeast lees.

Terroir

Soils range from silt over gravels, to stony gravels.

Vintage

2017

Variety

Chardonnay

Colour

White

Country

NEW ZEALAND

Region of production

South Island

Sub-Region

Marlborough

Scores and awards

93

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