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Organic chardonnay

Pyramid Valley Field of Fire Chardonnay 2015, Waipara, NZD $120

Taut, high energy chardonnay with chalky mineral, citrus, grapefruit, wildflower, cashew nut and bran biscuit characters. A restrained wine with underlying power and an ethereal texture. Should develop well. (Screwcap)

Score: 95 ★★★★★ – view on BobCampbell.nz

Alcohol: 13.5%

Ageing: now to 2021

Food: King prawns saltimbocca, lemon aioli

Stockists: Pyramid Valley Wines; Great Little Vineyards online (NZ); Whole Bunch Wines – NSW & QLD (AU distributors)

Ranked #18 of 77 2015 Chardonnay tasted from New Zealand

Price Benchmark: NZD $50.38 Avg 95pt 2015 Chardonnay tasted from New Zealand

 

One thought on “Organic chardonnay”

  1. Keith Hammond says:

    Agreed that this is a stunner. Meant for those that like nuance in their wine rather than being hit by an oak bat. Lovely in my estimation

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