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Leeuwin Estate Chardonnay Margaret River Art Series 1997

External Review by JJ Buckley Fine Wines:

A Chardonnay wine from Western Australia in Australia. 1997 Leeuwin Estate Chardonnay Art Series 750ml

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After an extensive search in 1972 to identify the most suitable Australian area for the production of premium varietal wines, Robert Mondavi singled out a small plot of land in the Margaret River region. At the time a cattle farm, Leeuwin Estate evolved under the direction of owners Denis and Tricia Horgan, with Mondavi acting as consultant and mentor. The Estate was thrust into the internation... Read more
After an extensive search in 1972 to identify the most suitable Australian area for the production of premium varietal wines, Robert Mondavi singled out a small plot of land in the Margaret River region. At the time a cattle farm, Leeuwin Estate evolved under the direction of owners Denis and Tricia Horgan, with Mondavi acting as consultant and mentor. The Estate was thrust into the international spotlight when Decanter magazine awarded their highest recommendation to the 1980 Art Series Chardonnay. Now under the direction of two generations of the founding family, the Estate is recognized as one of Australia’s leading wine producers and wine tourism pioneers. Featured three times in the prestigious category of “International Winery of the Year” by U.S. Wine & Spirits magazine, Leeuwin Estate wines nconsistently rank alongside the world’s finest. Read less

External Reviews for Leeuwin Estate Chardonnay Margaret River Art Series

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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
02/28/2009

A Chardonnay wine from Western Australia in Australia. 1997 Leeuwin Estate Chardonnay Art Series 750ml



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