Chardonnay - Derwent Estate 2018 Chardonnay
Winery : Derwent Estate
The immaculate fruit from this Granton vineyard (overlooking the Derwent River near the Bridgewater Bridge) has been an important component of Yattarna over several vintages. This is the second year in a row that Derwent Estate has won the Best Chardonnay Trophy. Last year it was for their Calcaire Chardonnay.
Michele's notes: Pure but punchy. Enticing bouquet of lilium, citrus, apricot and nutty oak. Finely framed structure but with lovely texture and lingering flavours. Keep, keep, keep...