Chardonnay Tasting Notes

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Koonunga Hill Chardonnay
Koonunga Hill Chardonnay reflects Penfolds multi-region, multi-vineyard blending philosophy. A light to medium bodied Chardonnay with distinctive primary fruit characters, sustained intensity and a subtle underlay of moderate oak.
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  • Koonunga Hill Chardonnay 2006 Monday, 31 July 2017 pdf 67 kB Download
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  • Koonunga Hill Chardonnay 2000 Monday, 31 July 2017 pdf 67 kB Download
  • Koonunga Hill Chardonnay 1999 Monday, 31 July 2017 pdf 70 kB Download
  • Koonunga Hill Chardonnay 1998 Monday, 31 July 2017 pdf 68 kB Download
  • Koonunga Hill Chardonnay 1997 Monday, 31 July 2017 pdf 68 kB Download
  • Koonunga Hill Chardonnay 1996 Monday, 31 July 2017 pdf 68 kB Download
Bin 311 Tumbarumba Chardonnay
Bin 311 Chardonnay is sourced to style from a single, cool-climate region. First vintaged in 2005, the Bin 311 style typically exhibits a mineral acid backbone, complemented by barrel fermentation and maturation in seasoned oak.
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  • Bin 311 Tumbarumba Chardonnay 2014 Tuesday, 25 July 2017 pdf 764 kB Download
  • Bin 311 Tumbarumba Chardonnay 2013 Tuesday, 25 July 2017 pdf 666 kB Download
  • Bin 311 Tumbarumba Chardonnay 2012 Tuesday, 25 July 2017 pdf 669 kB Download
  • Bin 311 Tumbarumba Chardonnay 2011 Tuesday, 25 July 2017 pdf 625 kB Download
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  • Bin 311 Tumbarumba Chardonnay 2005 Tuesday, 25 July 2017 pdf 118 kB Download
  • Bin 311 Tumbarumba Chardonnay 2016 Tuesday, 10 October 2017 pdf 850 kB Download
Cellar Reserve Chardonnay
This Cellar Reserve Chardonnay is sourced from the Adelaide Hills region of South Australia. Meticulous vineyard selection ensures the highest quality of fruit is selected. Careful monitoring of barrel maturation and lees stirring produces a wine of great flavour intensity, structure and textural mouth-feel.
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Maxs Chardonnay
First vintaged in 2015, Max’s Chardonnay is an archetypical Adelaide Hills Chardonnay with white stone flavours and a hint of aromatic white flowers.
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Bin Reserve A Adelaide Hills Chardonnay
Reserve Bin A Chardonnay has established a strong following since it was first released in 1994.  Sourced from the Adelaide Hills, all fruit is hand-picked into small bins and then whole bunch pressed.
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  • Bin Reserve A Adelaide Hills Chardonnay 2013 Tuesday, 01 August 2017 pdf 314 kB Download
  • Bin Reserve A Adelaide Hills Chardonnay 2012 Monday, 31 July 2017 pdf 485 kB Download
  • Bin Reserve A Adelaide Hills Chardonnay 2010 Monday, 31 July 2017 pdf 699 kB Download
  • Bin Reserve A Adelaide Hills Chardonnay 2009 Monday, 31 July 2017 pdf 46 kB Download
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Yattarna
Launched in 1998 with the 1995 vintage, Yattarna Chardonnay is the result of one of the most comprehensive, and highly publicised wine development projects ever conducted in Australia.   Selectively sourcing only the very best Chardonnay fruit from cool-climate regions, coupled with sensitive and enlightened winemaking, the style continues to evolve.
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