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Mcguigan Reserve Chardonnay 75Cl

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Wine of South Australia

International Wine and Spirit Competition Australian Producer of the Year and Winemaker of the year 2009/2011/2012

Chardonnay White Australian Wine

Colour is light golden straw with green hues. Aromas of fresh light citrus, tropical fruit and vanilla. This wine exhibits generous melon and fresh tropical fruit characters, with a refreshing acid line and integrated vanillin oak. The soft mouth feel and generous flavour profile continue with great length and a clean soft finish.

McGuigan was recently named the International Wine and Spirit Competition Australian producer of the year and International Winemaker of the year for an unprecedented third time in four years.

Tasting Notes

An elegant wine with aromas of ripe plum and white peach that are complemented by a touch of subtle oak delivering a lovely creamy texture and long lingering finish.


Region of OriginSouth Australia
Wine ColourWhite
Alcohol Units9.75
ABV13%
Current Vintage2012
ProducerMcGuigan Wines
Type of ClosureScrewcap
Wine MakerThomas Jung
Pack Quantity75
Pack Measurecl
CountryAustralia

Grape Variety

Chardonnay

Vinification Details

The fruit was crushed and de-stemmed and selected parcels fermented on oak in temperature controlled environments to maximise fruit flavour and retention. Post fermentation the majority of the wine is matured in stainless steel tanks with a percentage of the wine transferred onto French and American Oak and a portion also put through malo-lactic fermentation. Post both primary and secondary fermentation components for the blend are then carefully selected, blended, stabilised and clarified.

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

The fruit was selected from various vineyards in South Australia including the Adelaide Hills. The climate is hot with high evaporation rates & generally low rainfall making irrigation essential. The climate is also continental, resulting in long sunny days and 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

This product can be enjoyed immediately or can be cellared for up to one year.

Storage Instructions

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

Allergy Information

Contains: Sulphur Dioxide/Sulphites

May Contain: Eggs, Milk

Storage

This product can be enjoyed immediately or can be cellared for up to one year.

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