This vintage will be remembered as a text book vintage for white wines in
South Australia. Well balanced crops were set in late Spring and the weather
remained mild and dry over the long even ripening period resulting in very healthy
vines that produced grapes of excellent quality.
This Unwooded Chardonnay is lively pale yellow with a rich an intense aroma of
tropical fruit, melon, grapefruit and a touch of honey. The palate has a vibrant
texture and fruit flavours of peach, pineapple and fig and finishes with a refreshing
"Unwooded Chardonnays can be thin, but this one is riper and rounder than most, and you can't beat the price. It's distinctly peppery, with a spicy layer over pear and tropical fruit flavors."