Balance is for people with good taste who love their wine, but are looking for lower alcohol and lower calorie options. A lighter, more refreshing style of wine that's tuned in to today's relaxed contemporary lifestyle. An Australian first, McWilliam's Balance is the only range of wines in Australia and New Zealand to be endorsed by Weight Watchers. One 150ml glass of Balance equals only a single Weight Watchers point! With 8.5% alcohol, these full flavoured wines deliver the perfect balance you have come to expect from Australia's Most Awarded Winery.
It is McWilliam's commitment to promote healthier consumption patterns of wine by all consumers, to enhance the social responsibility of the wine sector and to take every measure possible to ensure wine is always enjoyed in moderation. Weight Watchers and McWilliam's share common philosophies of responsible nutrition and healthy lifestyle. Chardonnay and Semillon are harvested early in the vintage to retain high natural acidity and to keep alcohol levels low. Parcels are fermented at low temperatures to retain fruit flavours and lees stirred over three months to increase complexity and palate weight. Components are assembled to create a beautifully balanced palate with intense fruit flavours. Alcohol 8.0%
Pale to medium straw colour with a persistent bead. Citrus notes of mandarin and lemons combine with fresh peach and rock melon characters on the bouquet. Subtle floral notes are also evident. The palate is rich in flavour, dominated by intense orange and mandarin citrus characters. A fresh structure is balanced by soft, low acidity and a creamy, refreshing finish.