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Groote Post Unwooded Chardonnay 2008

NOT AVAILABLE FOR TASTING AT CELLAR DOOR

This typical flinstone mineral Chardonnay from the Darling Hills is packed with marmalade and ginger flavours. Appealing citrus aspect with a lively acid structure and great length. One of the best examples of this style in the country.

An ideal food partner, especially with Asian and Fusion cuisine.

variety : Chardonnay [ 100% Chardonnay ]
winemaker : Lukas Wentzel
wine of origin : Darling
analysis : alc : 13.5 % vol  rs : 2.6 g/l  pH : 3.62  ta : 6.5 g/l  
type : White  style : Dry  
pack : Bottle  closure : Cork  

ageing : Bottled under Vinolok, giving good ageing potential.

in the vineyard : Vines planted: 1995
Soil: Hutton & Oakleaf
Clones: CY: 235C; 289B; 270B
Yield: 5t/ha
Irrigation: Dry Land
Trellising: 5 wire Perold
Elevation: 400m

about the harvest: We selected our grapes and vineyard blocks especially to make this style of wine. We harvested a little bit earlier to capture more fruit and acid freshness.

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