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2018 Gentle Folk Scary Gully Chardonnay

$41

3 in stock

10% off 6 or more wines

SKU 004474 Categories , Variety Vintage Country Region, Producer Features, , , Format750ml bottle

ABV13%

Perched up high on a south facing slope right up against the forest, the Chardonnay block has the benefit of being protected from the hot Australian northerly sun and winds. This, combined with dry farming, ancient sandstone and quartz soils, has created a wine with super tension and finesse in 2018. In terms of winemaking changes in 2018, we added back a small amount (5%) of hard pressings before fermentation (as opposed to just using the ‘free run’ juice). We also gave the wine a much longer time in barrel (incl a new one!) than we have previously, allowing for the wine to perfectly settle out and integrate. – Gentle Folk