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De Bortoli Estate Grown Chardonnay Yarra Valley 2014

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A fine composed style, often quite nutty and creamy. Oak casks are used for texture and feel rather than for any obvious oak flavour. All vineyards are vinified and matured separately. Grapes are hand picked, pressed and allowed to settle overnight. The juice is then racked to older French oak casks (225L, 500L and 5700L) where it undergoes fermentation and maturation. The casks are racked to tank and bottled in late December.

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De Bortoli Wines Pty Ltd:
De Bortoli Wines is a third generation family wine company established by Vittorio and Giuseppina De Bortoli in 1928. The couple emigrated to Australia from Northern Italy, from mountain villages at the foothills of the Italian Alps, near the historic town of Asolo. Their son, the energetic and dynamic Deen De Bortoli, (b 1936 – d 2003) expanded and consolidated the business created by... Read more
De Bortoli Wines is a third generation family wine company established by Vittorio and Giuseppina De Bortoli in 1928. The couple emigrated to Australia from Northern Italy, from mountain villages at the foothills of the Italian Alps, near the historic town of Asolo. Their son, the energetic and dynamic Deen De Bortoli, (b 1936 – d 2003) expanded and consolidated the business created by his parents. Deen's children established De Bortoli's reputation for premium wine including icon dessert wine Noble One and the Yarra Valley wines. Italian family values passed down from Vittorio remain core values, there is a culture of hard work, generosity of spirit and of sharing good food, good wine and good times with family and friends. Below is a video of the De Bortoli family taken as part of the Australia's First Families of Wine joint marketing initiative which involves some of Australia's oldest and most respected wine families. Read less

Editorial Reviews for De Bortoli Estate Grown Chardonnay Yarra Valley

Snooth User: Snooth Editorial
83464769,885
0.00 5
07/17/2015

Cooked peach, light lemon and green apple on the nose with a whiff of hazelnut. Smooth and almost silky in the mouth, with candied lemon peel and tart limeade up front and finishing with butterscotch.


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Snooth User: Dennis Lim
6022642,784
4.00 5
07/03/2016

well flavored, clean grape flavors and some oak to give more depth and flavors



A fine composed style, often quite nutty and creamy. Oak casks are used for texture and feel rather than for any obvious oak flavour. All vineyards are vinified and matured separately. Grapes are hand picked, pressed and allowed to settle overnight. The juice is then racked to older French oak casks (225L, 500L and 5700L) where it undergoes fermentation and maturation. The casks are racked to tank and bottled in late December.

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