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Tesco Finest Australian Chardonnay 75Cl

£6.00(£6.00/75cl)

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Australian (Limestone Coast) Chardonnay 2015

A perfectly balanced wine with aromas of tropical fruit, particularly melon and peach, with a rounded, juicy and lingering finish. Great with fully flavoured seafood, fish and chicken pasta dishes. Sourced from Australia’s Limestone Coast region where the climate is ideally suited for producing grapes of great concentration and elegance. Store in a cool dark place. This wine can be enjoyed now or carefully stored for up to two years from purchase. Once open, drink within two days.

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Allergy Information:

  • Contains: Milk & Sulphites

Tasting Notes:

This elegant Chardonnay has a core of citrus, melon and pineapple fruit supported by gentle hints of vanilla oak.

Region of OriginVictoria
Wine ColourWhite
Alcohol Units9.4
ABV12.5% vol.
Current Vintage2014
ProducerAustralian Vintage Ltd,
Type of ClosureScrewcap
Wine MakerThomas Jung
Pack Quantity75
Pack Measurecl
CountryAustralia
Alcohol TypeWine
Taste Category2 - Crisp and dry

Grape Variety:

Chardonnay

Vinification Details:

The grapes were harvested during the cool of the night, then cooled to around 10C to retain the fresh primary fruit aromas and flavours, before being crushed gently using a pneumatic press. The juice was then clarified, then fermented in temperature controlled stainless steel tanks. The wine was allowed to remain on light yeast lees for a period to add creamy, nutty flavours. Some components were fermented on French oak to add depth and a subtle toasty character.

History:

McGuigan Wines was established to celebrate the culmination of 3 generations of wine growing by the McGuigan family. Founder Brian McGuigan adopted the central symbol of the family crest, the lion, to reflect inspiration & the McGuigan's enduring spirit & passion for producing great quality Australian wine. Today Brian's brother, Neil McGuigan, is at the helm of McGuigan Wines & continues the proud family tradition. IWSC Winemaker of the Year-2009/2011/2012 & IWC White Winemaker of the Year-2009/2012/2013

Regional Information:

Fruit is select from vineyards from Del Rios, Australia. The climate is hot with high evaporation rates and generally low rainfall, making irrigation essential. The climate is also continental, resulting in long sunny days & noticeably cooler nights. Modern viticultural & winemaking techniques mean that the climate can be seen as one of the region's strengths. Long sunshine hours ensure fruit ripens fully & low relative humidity results in little incidence of disease.

Storage Type:

Ambient

Storage Instructions:

This wine is ideal for drinking now but can be kept for up to 2 years

Alcohol Unit Other Text:

9.4 UK Units per bottle
1.6 UK Units per 125ml glass
Know Your Limits
UK Chief Medical Officers recommend adults do not regularly exceed:
Men: 3-4 units daily
Women: 2-3 units daily
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Storage:

  • To enjoy this wine at its best, serve chilled and consume within a year of
  • purchase.
  • Once open, drink within 2 days.

Wine of:

Australia

Bottled in:

the U.K.

Number Of Uses:

6

Net Contents:

75cl e

Name and Address:

Tesco Stores Ltd.,
Welwyn Garden City AL7 1GA,
U.K.

Healthmark:

UK W1226

Nutrition

Nutrition
Typical Valuesper 100ml containseach glass (125ml) contains
Energy325kJ (78kcal)406kJ (98kcal)
*Reference intake of an average adult (8400 kJ / 2000 kcal)--

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