The Lucky Country Chardonnay

The Lucky Country Chardonnay 2012

This unoaked Chardonnay has a creamy appeal. The soft acid is bountiful and gives the palate a citrus burst that powers the fruit effortlessly to a round, soft finish.

Style:
Complex, Medium-bodied, Unoaked
Flavor:
Citrus, Melon, Peach
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Barossa Valley
Grapes
Chardonnay
Alcohol Percentage
14.00%
Fermentation
Picked at optimal maturity, the fruit was crushed and pressed cold with the free run and pressings kept separate. After a week’s cold settling the juice was racked off to begin a long cold ferment to retain the bight fresh aromas.
Aging
After 3 months of aging on fine lees to help build weight and texture, this chardonnay was given a light fining and filtering.