Grape Variety: 100% Chardonnay
Country: New Zealand
Vinification: Hand Harvested, whole-bunch Pressed, indigenous yeast fermentation, 75% Tank Fermentation, 25% Barrel Fermentation in old French oak barriques, 100% malo-lactic fermentation
Kumeu River Village Chardonnay 2017
Nose: The Village Chardonnay has elegant citrus and peach fruit aromas, along with the touch of hazelnut that is typical of quality Chardonnay.Palate The palate also shows nice ripe peach flavours with fine, flinty acidity that gives the wine a refreshing long finish.
The Brajkovich family relocated from Croatia and soon became the founding family of the wine industry in New Zealand. After years of growth and development, their winery Kumeu River produces over 250,000 bottles a year. Kumeu River is internationally recognised for making fine quality non-Burgundy Chardonnay.