Chardonnay Yarra Valley Victoria
Diamond Valley have long been called upon for the quality of their Chardonnay, truly one of Victoria's quiet achievers with a succession of memorable vintages which are quite out of proportion to it's tiny size. Devotees of fine Yarra Valley Chardonnay will find Blue Label fully engrossing for it's complex yet seamless integration, enthusiasts of approachable and engaging white wines will be ingratiated by Diamond Valley's reliance on more fruit and less oak.
Diamond Valley Vineyards have enjoyed outstanding acclaim for the quality of their wines. One of Victoria's leading smaller wineries, the dedicated team remain in strict adherence to the founding philosophy, placing the pursuit of quality before the production of larger quantities. Chardonnay is sourced from the best cool climate vineyards, harvested on the basis of varietal definition and full ripenes. Parcels are treated to a traditional vinification and crafted to the most exacting standards. The finished wine is assembled to exhibit fine acid balance and retain vitality of fruit character, while expressing exemplary Yarra Valley regionality.
Vibrant mid straw hue. Bouquet shows youthful yet complex aromas of honeysuckle and white peach, lemons, melon and butternut squash. A ripe, fully developed palate with a piercing steeliness in support of honeyed melon and caramelized peach characters. A bright yet drying multi layered mouthfeel, vibrant with stonefruit and finishing with a smooth creaminess.