Chardonnay Margaret River Western Australia
Brookland Valley retain access to the finest fruit, grown to the best sites in five of Margaret River's six sub regions, providing an impressive palette of flavours from which to craft wine. The vineyards spread along the length of Margaret River, from Yallingup in the north to Karridale in the south, yield grapes which are abundant with the inimitable charm of the Australian west. Beautifully balanced with soft acidity and a wonderful persistence of flavour, enjoy alongside wood fired pizza, grilled white meats or a fry of the freshest seafood.
The picturesque Brookland Valley property in Margaret River is closely managed through sustainable viticultural practices to thrive with the healthiest vines. All editions in the Brookland Valley Verse 1 range are crafted to achieve a wine of great varietal character, regional expression and pure drinking pleasure. Harvests of the most intensely flavoured Chardonnay are collated, the grapes are gently pressed to extract the finest quality juices. A combination of fermenters and vinification in French oak achieves a palate of freshness and complexity. Batches are treated to a term on indigenous yeast lees to build texture, before components are assembled into the final wine. Alcohol 13.5%
Pale straw with hues of green and gold. Aromas of melon, nectarine and cashew nuances derived from French oak ferment. Fully Chardonnay style, flavoured with sweet citrus fruits complemented by nougat and grilled nut complexities. Pronounced peach and grapefruit characters are accompanied by subtle vanillin oak notes, well supported by complexity, texture and palate length.