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Date Printed: 7/28/2014
Vasse Felix Chardonnay 2006
Vasse Felix Chardonnay 2006
(search item no. 95952)
Australian Wine Companion rating: 94 points
PRICE ON 7/28/2014: $16.49

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2012 Decanter rating: 92 points
2011 The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points
2011 International Wine Cellar rating: 91 points
2010 The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points
2010 International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points
2010 Wine & Spirits rating: 90 points
2009 The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points
2009 International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points
2008 The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points
2008 Australian Wine Companion rating: 90 points
2007 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
2007 Australian Wine Companion rating: 90 points
2002 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points

Winemaker's Notes:

"Aromatic fruit with a hint of oak on the bouquet; abundant nectarine, melon and grapefruit flavour, with a seamless infusion of gentle oak; skilful use of partial barrel ferment and mlf. 13ยบ alc. Drink 2015" James Haliday
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About Vasse Felix:

Planted in 1967, Vasse Felix was the first vineyard to be established in the Margaret River wine region of Western Australia.

Family owned and operated by the Holmes a Court family, Vasse Felix is internationally recognized as a leading Margaret River winery, restaurant and cellar door and is found in the heart of Margaret River's famous sub-region, Willyabrup.

Long growing seasons, ancient soils and cooling sea breezes from the Southern and Indian Oceans provide the Vasse Felix vineyards with ideal viticultural conditions to craft consistent, elegant and complex wines with pronounced varietal character and aroma.