De Bortoli Family Selection Semillon Chardonnay 2014

$37.00

Winemaking

Healthy balanced vineyards profiling fresh stone fruits and a natural acidity were chosen for this wine style. This wine was fermented cool over a two week period. Selected parcels were fermented with the inclusion of French oak staves. Once fermentation was complete, exceptional wines were matured on fine yeast lees over four months to build palate weight.

Description

De Bortoli Family Selection Semillon Chardonnay 2014

Region

Riverina

Tasting Note

Elegant, crisp and plenty of pizzazz. Fresh pear, stonefruit, hints of cashew and a minerally zing.

General Characteristics

Medium Dry / Medium Bodied

Suggested Cuisine

Chicken, seafood, creamy pasta dishes.

Wine Analysis

Alc/Vol: 13.0 % pH: 3.3 TA: 7.0 g/L

Vintage Conditions

Good winter rains followed by a warm growing season lead to good yields of fruit. A hot beginning to the harvest period accelerated the ripening with frantic harvesting ensuing to pick the fruit with the ideal flavour spectrum.

Winemaking

Healthy balanced vineyards profiling fresh stone fruits and a natural acidity were chosen for this wine style. This wine was fermented cool over a two week period. Selected parcels were fermented with the inclusion of French oak staves. Once fermentation was complete, exceptional wines were matured on fine yeast lees over four months to build palate weight.

Cellaring

Enjoy now or cellar up to three years.