Clos Kuitpo Chardonnay - 2017

Clos Kuitpo Chardonnay - 2017

$300.00

Hersey Vineyard

Hand picked, whole bunch pressed. Fruit picked early for higher acidity and mineral drive.                                            

5% new french Oak, 95% seasoned French Oak. In barrel for 12 months.                 

Full malolactic fermentation. Time on fine lees but no stirring. Minimal Sulphur at bottling. No fining nor filtration.                                                                                    

Nose: Incredibly fine and restrained. Beautiful perfume of chiseled crisp white nectarine, brioche, skim milk and with fine tuned minerality                                         

Palate: Powerful, lean and long. Ultra pure citrus, pineapple and slightly unripe white peach. Very long and mineral. 

  • Varietal - Chardonnay
  • Year - 2016                        

DESCRIPTION

Hand picked, whole bunch pressed. Fruit picked early for higher acidity and mineral drive.                                            

5% new french Oak, 95% seasoned French Oak. In barrel for 12 months.                 

Full malolactic fermentation. Time on fine lees but no stirring. Minimal Sulphur at bottling. No fining nor filtration.                                                                                    

Nose: Incredibly fine and restrained. Beautiful perfume of chiseled crisp white nectarine, brioche, skim milk and with fine tuned minerality                                         

Palate: Powerful, lean and long. Ultra pure citrus, pineapple and slightly unripe white peach. Very long and mineral. 

PRODUCT DETAILS

  • Varietal - Chardonnay
  • Year - 2016