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A vivid, stylish and elegant chardonnay. The distinctive fruit profile of nectarine and fresh grapefruit is interlaced with the spicy, cashew nut nuances of fine grained French oak. Beautifully intense and expressive.
Layers of ripe peach, apricots, fresh melon and citrus with subtle hints of oak spices. The palate combines ripe fruit, lees complexity and hints of lightly-toasted oak with a clean, elegant finish.
A vibrant and refreshing drop with lifted notes of citrus, stone fruit and hints of nectarine. The palate boasts delicate acidity with a textured round finish and subtle oak.
Elegantly fragrant white peach, vibrant citrus and a delightful creamy texture.
A traditional-style chardonnay showing rich, generous fruit with a creamy character and clean lees complexity. Enticing toasty lees flavour with a oatmeal influence. Mid-palate texture is supported by a focused, persistent finish.
Citrus and stone fruit aromas are complemented by a hint of toasty oak in this Marlborough chardonnay.
A bold, rich flavour experience packed full of ripe, fleshy chardonnay fruit flavours and warm spicy oak all enveloped in nut and nougat notes.
Pale straw in colour, the 'nose' has vibrant fruit intensity, ripe stone fruit, with nectarine and peach characters evident in both the aroma and palate.
Delicate handling has produced a palate which is refined and elegant, yet at the same time powerful and lingering. This barrique-fermented chardonnay is true to the Church Road style.
COMPILED BY PAMELA MCINTOSH