Tyrrell's WinesHunter Valley Chardonnay 2019Product code: 8964
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Tyrrell's Wines Hunter Valley Chardonnay is an expertly crafted Australian wine, offering a pristine balance of depth and complexity. Pale straw in colour, it exudes aromatic notes of lush citrus and fresh peach, leading into a palate filled with well-rounded flavours of stone fruit and crisp acidity. Aged in French oak barrels, it bears a subtle, sophisticated oak profile. The finish is lengthy and elegantly harmonious. This Chardonnay is a stunning testament to Hunter Valley viticulture, exuding an understated elegance and a terroir-inspired character. Best paired with creamy seafood and poultry dishes. Delightful to drink in all seasons.
The nose shows lifted citrus with a slight hint of oak, the palate is weighted and generous and has the texture and complexities associated with time on lees.
About the Winery
Established in the heart of Australia's Hunter Valley, Tyrrell's Wines is a colossal testament to the lineage of fine Australian wine production. For over a 150 years, the Tyrrell family have been the proud custodians of this prosperous estate. Since Edward Tyrrell planted his first vines in 1858, this illustrious winery has gone from strength to strength - becoming synonymous with exceptional quality in the world of wine.
Initially, the winery covered around 60 acres of rich, fertile land. It has continually expanded under successive generations of the Tyrrell family and it now sprawls over an impressive 500 acres. As one manoeuvres through the rolling vineyards, they're met with captivating views of terraced hillsides, ancient Australian fauna and meticulously maintained rows of classic Australian grape varietals, including Semillion, Chardonnay, and Shiraz.
But it's not just about size - the winery has been committed to environmental stewardship. Tyrrell's Wines has made notable strides towards sustainable wine production, whilst also maintaining an unwavering commitment to the highest possible quality, which were granted Organic Certification in 2013.
The state-of-the-art visitor centre is a combination of classic and modern architectural elements. Open daily, it offers wine tastings, and guided private tours, providing a profound insight into the family's rich history and their tireless dedication to winemaking. Visitors can even take drone flights above the expansive vineyards, offering an unusual perspective of this fertile landscape.
Tyrrell's Wines has firmly etched its place in the Australian wine scene and globally, winning numerous awards for its exquisite selections. Among them is the highly coveted Jimmy Watson Memorial Trophy for their magnificent Vat 1 Semillon. With a staunch dedication to excellence and a respectful nod to tradition, Tyrrell Wines continually creates wines that captivate and delight: a legacy that, undoubtedly, will endure for generations to come.
With a lush vista that is matchless, coupled with wines of unrivalled character it’s a must-visit for every wine enthusiast. Whether you're an experienced oenophile or just beginning your foray into the world of wines this estate will usher you into Australia’s rich winemaking history and unfold some fascinating insights into the art of viticulture.