Te Mata Estate Chardonnay Hawkes Bay New Zealand 2010
Per bottle £16.89
- Brand Te Mata
- Bottle Size 75cl
- ABV 13.50%
- Vintage 2010
- Country New Zealand
- Country Region Hawkes Bay
- Grape Variety Chardonnay
- Closure Screwcap
Te Mata Estate Chardonnay from Hawkes Bay New Zealand has a distinct golden tint with fresh green lights with lovely citrussy nectarine, sweet lemon and oatmeal characters on a weighty, balanced palate of great length.
Te Mata Estate Chardonnay has the aroma of meadow flowers, vanilla and floral juicy peaches. The palate has notes of melon, sweet lemon, candied lime and complex biscuit, stone fruit and grilled nuts. A pure Chardonnay with lovely length and a crisp clean finish. It is subtly enhanced by fermentation in seasoned oak barrels, lees contact and a creamy malolactic influence to create a rich elegant wine. Modern de-stemming and tank fermentation was used for the remainder of the grapes to preserve the vibrant varietal aromas and clear fruit expression.
Sourced exclusively from Te Mata Estates own vineyards, the Estate Vineyards wines represent the best qualities of their variety, vintage, and Hawkes Bay origin. Estate Vineyards Chardonnay was harvested from Te Mata Estates own vineyards in Hawkes Bays Woodthorpe Terraces and Havelock Hills.
Established in 1896, Te Mata Estate remains family owned, producing internationally recognised wines exclusively from its Hawkes Bay vineyards. Under the direction of John Buck, Te Mata Estate has, over nearly thirty years, produced a stunning array of red and white wines including famous labels such as Coleraine, Awatea Cabernets/Merlots, Bullnose Syrah, Elston Chardonnay, Cape Crest Sauvignon Blanc and Zara Viognier. In 2012 Te Mata Estate launched Estate Vineyards, a collection sourced exclusively from their own vineyards and blended to represent the best qualities of their variety.
Te Mata Estate is committed to improving its performance in terms of environmental, social and economic sustainability through the Sustainable Winegrowing New Zealand programme.
It is a wonderful accompaniment to chicken and fish dishes with light spices and soft cheeses.
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Arrangements in case you’re out at the time of delivery
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Non UK Mainland addresses
For charges applicable for delivery to remote addresses such as the Scottish Highlands and Islands please note that different charges apply and these are clearly shown at checkout. The charges are per case of 12 x 75cl bottles and the delivery time will be a little longer due to the location.
The Scottish postcodes affected are as follows:
AB 30, 33-38, 41-45, 51-56, DD 8-9, FK 19-21, IV 1-18, 30-37, 40, 41-49, 51 -56, 63, KA 15-17, 27-28, KW15-17, PA 20-49, 60-78, PH 15-26, 30-44, 49, 50, HS 1-9, ZE 1-3
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