2017 Double Zero EGW Chardonnay

Highly Rated
A Chardonnay to rival the world's best, coming from what has quickly become Oregon's hottest producer.

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The global perception of American wine is slowly changing. And it's thanks to wineries and products like this. 00 Wines have deliberately done away with the 'bigger is better' mentality and crafted a majestic expression of Chardonnay. It's not exactly Old World, but we're definitely not in Kansas anymore.

The fruit was sourced from four different vineyards in Oregon's Willamette Valley. It was whole bunch pressed before seeing 12 hours on skins, natural fermentation and 12 months on lees in 20% new oak and stainless steel.

Brightly coloured straw gold, with ripe lemons and apples coming through on the nose and palate. Intense dried white petals, too. There's a lovely grip to this wine, which frames toasted brioche, ground almond and vanilla extract. Extra Good White indeed.

A blend of four vineyards from the Willamette Valley, McMinnville, Eola-Amity AVAs. Whole-bunch press, 12 hour skin contact. No settling before spontaneous barrel fermentation. 12 months in 20% new oak, followed by stainless steel on lees.

97 Points - "A very complex and powerful chardonnay with ripe-nectarine, lemon and grapefruit aromas, laced with cool, stony notes, as well as flint and attractively restrained oak. The palate has mouthwatering, intense fruit with such attractively concentrated, pithy-grapefruit and white-peach flavors with beautifully wound flesh that pervades the crisp, long and gently toasty finish. Really superb chardonnay." Nick Stock

94 Points - "Limpid straw-gold. Vibrant, mineral- and spice-accented aromas of peach nectar, Anjou pear and Meyer lemon carry a bright floral overtone. Juicy and densely packed, displaying a suave interplay of richness and vivacity to the citrus and orchard fruit, honeysuckle, buttered toast and saffron flavors. Picks up smoky lees and vanilla nuances with air and shows excellent clarity and solid thrust on a strikingly long, penetrating finish that echoes the mineral note and betrays no rough edges." Josh Raynolds

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