Farr Rising Chardonnay 2018

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The Wine Front – Chardonnay by Nick Farr. Not a hair out of place. It unfolds in the glass slowly. It’s as much savoury as fruit-driven though given time to breathe it certainly offers plenty of the latter. Green pineapple, pear, grapefruit and meal-like notes drift slowly into woodspice and smoke. Everything here seems harmonious and well placed.

About This Wine

The fruit is handpicked then whole bunch pressed. All the solids are collected and chilled before being put to barrel, 30% new French. A natural fermentation occurred over the next 2 to 3 weeks at cool temperatures. Once fermentation finished a small amount of stirring was used to help start malolactic fermentation. A full malo finished mid spring and the wine was then racked, fined and lightly filtered before being bottled – 11 months after picking.

Pronounced, ripe and complex nose showing lemon rind and grapefruit along with buttered popcorn, nutmeg and smokiness. Immediately full of flavour and body, with ripe flavours of nectarine, yellow citrus, cantaloupe and nutty/nougat notes. It finishes with a touch of chalky grip and good length, sweetly attractive. Good depth here, and bags of aroma and flavour, yet still leaving you wanting to go back for more.

Type White Wine
Varietal(s) Chardonnay
Country Australia
Region Geelong
Brand Farr Rising
Vintage 2018

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