Joseph River Estate 2020 Chardonnay
Margaret River Chardonnay hand harvested from a single vineyard was fermented and matured in a selection of French oak barrels.
2020 was a warm year and yields were very low and the resulting wines show great fruit intensity. The chardonnay was hand harvested in the coolness of the morning, whole bunch pressed, wild fermented, lees stirred and matured in a selection of new and seasoned French oak barrels.
Vineyard: Margaret River. 100% Chardonnay.
Nose: Intense stone fruits, vanilla bean with toasted complexity
Palate: Dry, full intensity of ripe peaches and pears carried with balanced acidity delivering great structure and length.