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2014 Purus Chardonnay

2014 Purus Chardonnay

$43.00 Members $34.40

Purus is a pure translation of our local clone into wine. The fruit is from the cool southern end of Margaret River. The tiny 100g Gin Gin clusters are hand harvested at first light to preserve freshness of fruit.

An ideal wine to enjoy beside the Artus Chardonnay in order to celebrate differences in wine styles. Vibrant perfumes and aromas of lime, orange blossom and honeysuckle. The palate is richly fruited and reveals a balance of expansive fruit, texture and sophisticated elegance. Flavours of nashi pear, stone fruit and dried figs with notes of hazelnut and creamy vanilla bean. The wine st


13.0% by Vol | 7.7 Standard Drinks


Prawns straight from the BBQ | pork | soft cheese


A bountiful wet winter filling the dams, with a warm and dry spring and summer, allowing lovely balance of natural acidities and physiological ripeness in the fruit


Gin Gin clone Chardonnay | Single Vineyard


Hand picked, whole cluster pressed. The clear juice was fermented using a pure yeast strain. In order to preserve the purity of fruit and natural acidity, the wine had no malo‐lactic fermentation.


42% new 228L French oak barrels for 10 months with low toast levels. The wood is primarily from the Voges and Allier forests.


Attractive in youth | up to 8 years maturation.


20th February 2014