The Charles Wiffen Chardonnay is grown in the Wiffen’s Omaka Vineyard. It is exclusively planted with the Mendoza clone, known for its tight acidity and powerful mouthfeel. The vineyard is cane pruned, with a targeted 8 tonnes per hectare crop load.
This wine has enticing aromas of ripe peach, hazelnut, brioche and hints of vanillin. Ten months in a mix of new and seasoned French Oak gives a balanced and elegant palate with a soft and lingering mealy, nutty and seductive finish.
This wine exhibits fresh and lifted aromas of gooseberries, ripe tropical fruits, lime and capsicums, revealing passion-fruit and mineral nuances in the glass. The palate is crisp and refreshing.