Tyrrell's Wines Old Vines Hunter Valley Chardonnay 2012
Region: Hunter Valley
Bottle size: 75cl
The wine is balanced between stone and citrus fruit flavours and secondary flavours derived from the minimal solids ferment and extended yeast lees contact, resulting in this wine’s texture and mouthfeel.
The ‘baby brother’ to Tyrrell’s famous Vat 47 Chardonnay, theHunter Valley Chardonnay is made to the same high standards that thier flagship Chardonnay receives. Sourced from a small selection of Tyrrell’s favourite Chardonnay blocks on the estate.
The Tyrrell’s estate, nestled in the foothills of the Brokenback Range in the Hunter Valley, is a unique patchwork of vineyards. Thriving in a diverse range of soils, from sandy loams lying on ancient creek beds to heavier red clays over limestone, these vineyards produce some of the most distinctive and refined wines in the world.