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2020 Unico Zelo Harvest Blanc de Blancs

Adelaide Hills, SA

Top value fizz made from 100% Chardonnay.

$25.00

Rated 4.8 out of 5
Based on 5 reviews
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About The Wine

The Harvest project is a revolutionary idea from the energiser-bunny couple that is Brendan and Laura Carter of Unico Zelo fame.

This is a unique profit-sharing co-op between the couple and their growers and the early wines they have released from the project have been spot on!

This is a Blanc de Blanc made from 100% Chardonnay. It was made in the same Charmat method used in the making of Prosecco. It's easy drinking with just the tiniest bit of sweetness to the fruit.

Great fun fizz to smash back when the sun is out and a great way to support some of our local grape growers!

About Unico Zelo

Unico Zelo is the project of winemaking couple Brendan and Laura Carter. In their words, their aim is to create “Italian-inspired, textural and site-expressive wines” and “Australian examples of Mediterranean varieties in an approachable and jovial fashion.”

Since bursting onto the scene in 2014 with their eye-catching, outrageously good value alternative vino, the Carters have spread their wings and their range.

They now make a large suite of wines, including single vineyard examples of Fiano, Nero d'Avola and Nebbiolo.

They are one of the most dynamic winemaking duos in the Adelaide Hills.

Winemaker Laura Carter
Winemaker Laura Carter
Adelaide Hills, SA
Additional Info

From The Producer

Grown at the most exposed and elevated position in Birdwood, Northern Adelaide Hills - this fruit reaches a ripeness with a spritely acidity that lends itself incredibly well to a Sparkling style of wine - this 100% Chardonnay Blanc de Blancs is a refreshingly dry style of sparkling wine that shows all the generosity and elegance that Chardonnay is known for, whilst giving you a clean and cut finish, driving shear drinkability.

Blend : Chardonnay (100%)
ABV : 12.5%
Closure : Cork
Drink Until : 2021
Bottle Size : 750ml

Brendan Carter
Brendan Carter
Adelaide Hills, SA
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Lemons, apples, a little spice and a lot of freshness. It's not overly complex but it does what it sets out to do. Sweet limes and a little peachy character. It's a dead-set thirst quencher. Chill it. Pop it. Rip into it. - Different Drop Wine Team

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Favourite Australian sparking wine ever. First enjoyed on a trip to Adelaide and have been a major fan ever since. Great value also.

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Great budget sparkling

Great deal for this price. Clean, crispy, fresh. Having said that, if I got $30 to spend on a bottle, I will go for something else.

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A lovely light sparkling with a subtle fruity taste

Delicious

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Incredible bang for buck

This is so yummy!!! A Blanc de Blanc in every sense of the word.

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Great service and Great wine

The wine was delicious, the directions were great and service was fantastic

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Delivery is Free for any order over $149 or more, or just $10 for any orders of $149 or less. There is no minimum order quantity and you can mix and match as much as you like. Make your perfect mixed pack! In Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane & Byron Bay we deliver with our own vans. All other areas are serviced by Australia Post.

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