2015 MadFish Chardonnay

  •  2015 MadFish Chardonnay

    2015 MadFish Chardonnay 15-MDF-CHUX-DOM12N

    Wine overview

    • Variety
      Chardonnay
    • Region
      Margaret River, Geographe and Great Southern
    • Cellaring
      This wine can be enjoyed immediately or cellared to develop some more richness over the next year.
    An Australian Classic!  A well rounded, bright, vivacious wine with juicy fruit freshness, a fine texture, and generous length.
     

    Technical Notes

    The first signs of the approaching vintage began with budburst in the early spring of 2014, as the vines shrugged off their winter dormancy. It is during this early season that weather conditions start to shape the vintage to come.
    A warm spring preceded a warm, dry summer that set the stage for a promising outcome. In late January, as the grapes began to soften, the marri blossom, on which the native birds feed, was curiously absent. Another battle to be fought as netting becomes a necessity to protect the valuable crop. The middle autumn period produced intermittent and lingering rains that cooled the season and slowed the red harvest. In summary, the 2015 vintage is a mixed bag with early varieties, such as Chardonnay, producing excellent wines.

    Alcohol: 13% v/v
    Acidity: 6.5 g.lt
    pH: 3.17
    Residual Sugar: 3.2 g.lt

    Tasting Notes

    This chardonnay displays a pale straw colour with a green hue tint. Melon and peach aromas mingle with tropical fruits, and underlying zesty citrus notes. The palate is generous and lively, boasting a powerful fruit punch and balanced fine acidity. A well rounded, bright, vivacious wine with juicy fruit freshness, a fine texture, and generous length.

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    Food Ideas

    BBQ Salmon steaks or panko-crumbed king prawns.


    Cellaring

    This wine can be enjoyed immediately or cellared to develop some more richness over the next year.


    Awards

    Vintage Award
    2008 Silver Medal - Chardonnay du Monde
    2006 Bronze Medal - San Francisco International Wine Show
    2004 Bronze Medal - International Wine & Spirits Competition

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    $18.00 per bottle (inc GST)
    RRP: $18.00