Morton Estate White Label Hawkes Bay Chardonnay 2007
Morton Estate's best known chardonnay which has consistently received accolades both in New Zealand and overseas.
The palate is well rounded with persistent flavours giving great structure and length. The stone and citrus fruits intermingle with background oak and biscuit, buttery characters to give intensity and fullness to the mouth feel.
Region: Hawkes Bay
Producer: The Wine Portfolio
Harvest Date: 23rd March - 11th April 07
Bottling Date: 1st September 08
Winemaker Notes: Fermented and lees-aged in French oak barriques, the 2007 vintage is light straw in colour exhibiting stone fruit and citrus with a creamy biscuit note.
Alcohol: 14 %
Total Acidity: 6.4g/l
Brix: 23-24 °
Food Match: Exquisite when matched with fish, pork or poultry.