2021 Fetherston Iris Chardonnay

A textured and beautifully aromatic Chardonnay from the Yarra Valley

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With fruit sourced from two different areas of the Yarra Valley, there is wonderful complexity in the Fetherston Iris Chardonnay, from the citrus spectrum up to stone fruit and blossom. As expected, the acidity is bright, with a wonderful mouthfeel and lingering finish, making this wine a joy to drink, either by itself or with food.

The Yarra Valley loves Chardonnay, with the majority of the Fetherston Iris Chardonnay coming from within the valley. There is also a small portion from the Upper Yarra, which is renowned for producing Chardonnay of top quality, its cool climate allowing aromas, flavours and textures to develop slowly.

VINEYARD: Coombe Estate, Coldstream (Yarra Valley), Victoria (82%); Swallowfield, Gembrook (Upper Yarra Valley), Victoria (13%)

WINEMAKING: Mendoza and P58 clone Chardonnay from Coldstream, and I10V1 clone from Gembrook. Fermented in a mixture of new (11%) and neutral French oak puncheons and barriques. Bottled in August 2021 to capture freshness and delicacy.

TASTING NOTES: Lemon yellow in colour, this wine delivers aromas of white blossoms, white nectarine and meyer lemon with hints of nutmeg and sea spray. The palate delivers fine quartz-like texture with an array of summer stone fruits, lemon myrtle and integrated oak tannins. The finish is long, full and satisfying with invigorating acidity.

92 Points - "Intensity of flavour here is noteworthy. Lime, stonefruit and pineapple-like characters with brine, lemongrass and honey as chasers. It’s a wine of purity, line and length first and foremost but it’s also bursting with fruit. Interesting take. Different in a pure way. There are whispers of both gravel and vanilla here too. It holds your attention and then some." - Campbell Mattinson (The Wine Front)

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