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This delicious zesty cuvée with a hint of savoury butterscotch and a salty minerality, shows why North Canterbury is quietly building a reputation for excellent Chardonnay.

Region:

North Canterbury

Appellation:

Waipara Valley

Variety / Blend:

Chardonnay:

Climate:

Cool maritime

Soils:

Awapuni clay loam with calcium carbonate deposits

Farming:

Certified Organic

Altitude:

Fermentation:

228, 500 and 600 litre French oak casks, 20% new

Ageing:

7 months on lees