Vinaceous Shakre Chardonnay 2014
Bright, clean andaromatic with rich fruit, subtle oak and crisp, clean finish. Fruit from dry farmed, old vines Gin Gin (or Mendoza) clone of Chardonnay was fermented in stainless steel (80%)to preserve delicacy and brightness and French oak (20%) for added texture and mouthfeel.
The Shakre Chardonnay epitomises the new wave of Australian Chardonnay and demonstrates why Margaret River has become the benchmark wine region in Australia for Chardonnay. Sourced entirely from un-irrigated old vine Mendoza clone Chardonnay from Wilyabrup, the premier subregion of Margaret River, the Shakre is designed to display the strengths of modern Chardonnay