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Vintage Longbottom 'H' Chardonnay 2019

Overview

The 2019 H Chardonnay has aromas of pink grapefruit, orange blossom and brioche. The palate is medium-bodied with flavors of lemon zest, white peach and nutmeg spice, complexed by subtle French oak nuances. It finishes fresh, with a balanced texture and acidity.

Wine Facts

Winemaker Notes

The fruit for this wine is sourced from Lenswood in the Adelaide Hills. Harvested in Mid-March, only the free-run portion of the juice was sent to the barrel for fermentation. It was matured for eight months with some gentle lees stirring in 100% French oak, 25% new puncheons and a combination of 75% one-and-two-year puncheons.


Serving Hints
This wine is ideally served chilled with a leek tart or spinach and cheddar croque monsieur.


PRODUCER: Vintage Longbottom
COUNTRY: Australia
REGION: Adelaide Hills
GRAPE VARIETY: 100% Chardonnay
RESIDUAL SUGAR: 2.8 g/l
pH: 2.99
TOTAL ACIDITY: 8.7 g/l
ALCOHOL: 13.1 %


Press Highlights

2019: 93 Pts - Vinous, Dec 2021
2018: 92 Pts - Vinous, Dec 2021

 
 
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