Babich Wines Hawke's Bay Chardonnay 2010
Babich Winemaking Philosophy: "To have vineyards in the right regions on superior sites, and getting the right varieties on those superior sites. We aim to create wines that are stylish and refined and have easy drinking appeal." Joe Babich. Babich Company Vision: "Our vision is to be the finest winemaker in New Zealand and that means we have to excel in everything we do, based on high quality wine - and we will never be able to stop striving for that." Joe Babich.
Appearance: Clarity - Clear Intensity - Medium Color - Lemon Nose: Clean, no faults intensity - Medium Aroma - melon Palate: Dry, medium + acidity Oak presence provides nice balance, some hints of vanilla/ butter to provide creamy texture Light body, medium alcohol Flavor - stone fruit (peach), tropical fruit (melon). Oak more perceptive with food Well balanced, bright acidity, medium finish Drink now - screwcap, will not improve with aging Inexpensive !$9/bottle AbV: 13.5%