Chardonnay is one of the world’s most popular grape varieties; originally from France’s Burgundy region, today it is planted almost anywhere that wine is produced. Chardonnay has a relatively neutral flavour profile, which allows winemakers to use a variety of skills and techniques to create a wide range of styles from taut and linear to rich and buttery.
Tropical fruit and Banoffee pie on the nose, leads into a palate of
white peach, green apple, honeydew melon with a touch of vanilla.
Item Code: ITM2475
A great value Chardonnay boasting inviting aromas of peach and nuts. The palate is bright and clean with tropical flavours and some supporting oak that glides into a refreshing and lengthy finish.
Item Code: ITM5646
This is a fresh, vibrant and fruit-driven wine with lifted aromas of nectarine and a touch of vanilla. The palate offers generous weight with white peach and pear rounded by soft acidity. A very modern and very approachable wine.
Item Code: ITM4911
Fresh aromas of citrus and melon with subtle hints of toasted oak. The palate displays clean fruit flavours, crisp acidity with a lovely creaminess due to French oak. Well-balanced, smooth and complex this is a delicious Chardonnay to enjoy now.
Item Code: ITM7687
Crafted by Jimmy Watson winner Julian Langworthy, this wine displays notes of stone fruit, oyster shell and spice. The palate is textured and complex with rich flavours backed by vibrant acidity. A wine of balance, elegance and incredible length.
Item Code: ITM4058
Outstanding environmental conditions during the 2015 vintage produced superb fruit for this wonderful wine. Comprising fractions of unoaked, oak matured and a small amount of barrel ferment material, this is a brilliantly complex wine, with the end result displaying apricot, lemon, melon and citrus characters balanced by elegant vanillan oak and soft acidity.
Item Code: ITM1429
Complex and textural with citrus, subtle oak and generous weight. Rich yet fresh with creamy undertones and balanced acidity. A great food wine.
Item Code: ITM1371
Pale straw yellow with vibrant green hues. White peach, grapefruit and green melon aromas are followed by a supple palate of crisp citrus acidity balanced by subtle oaky notes. This is an elegant Chardonnay with layers of complexity and varietal expression, and a lengthy finish.
Item Code: ITM5195
Organic Chardonnay with great freshness and length of flavours. There's an abundance of stonefruit and citrus characters with hints of pinapple. It may be unoaked but there is plenty of personality!
Item Code: ITM5170
The Ninth Island Chardonnay showcases cool-climate vineyard sites of Pipers Brook and Strathlyn in the North of Tasmania. Aromas are of white blossom, light peach, subtle honeysuckle and green tea, while flavours are of white stone fruit and citrus with hints of lychee. There is enticing acidity and a white quartz-like minerality.
Item Code: ITM2096
A blend of 60% Chardonnay and 40% Vermintino this wine displays aromas of green apple, citrus and floral notes. The palate is soft and round with light buttery texture that is balanced by a crisp acidity.
Item Code: ITM7570
Bright yet complex with tangy citrus and fresh stone fruit characters complemented by crisp acidity and controlled barrel-ferment oak.
Item Code: ITM3727
A bigger style of Chardonnay, with a rich texture and flavour profile characterised by ripe peach, apricot, spice and a buttery complexity on a generously bodied mid-palate.
Item Code: ITM5321
There’s subtle oak and mineral notes but the take home here is gorgeous citrus and stone fruit characters
Item Code: ITM6452
A classic and generous Hawke's Bay drop. An inviting nose of nectarine, citrus and vanilla with hints of flinty complexity. The palate is equally flavoursome with lovely fruit richness, elegant strucutre and a lingering creamy finish.
Item Code: ITM5621
A fragrant bouquet of citrus, pear and floral notes. The palate is lively with stone fruit and melon flavours with slight honeyed characters creating a creamy texture. Zesty acidity and good minerality provides structure and length.
Item Code: ITM4954
“Aromas of bright citrus, lemon and oyster shell with a touch of minerality on the palate, where rich characters of fig and white nectarine lead into a lemon sherbet acid tingle on the finish. A powerful yet restrained wine.” Winemaker Jason Brown
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Item Code: ITM2057A
Oakridge is famous for its Chardonnay and this intense, vibrant and sharply focused Over the Shoulder 2016 perfectly shows off the quality of both region and winemaker.
Item Code: ITM6075
Aromas of white peach and nectarine on the nose. Flavours of lemon curd and stonefruit combine with hints of butterscotch and spice to create a silky palate. French oak and refreshing citrus acidity, provide texture and balance with a lengthy finish.
Item Code: ITM2220
“The wine spent 11 months in French oak … It has considerable verve and drive, with grapefruit nuances alongside melon and stone fruit; one guesses the mlf [malolactic fermentation] has been prevented, the acidity very good.” 92 Points, James Halliday
Item Code: ITM2052
Complex and textured with rich stonefruit and cashew flaovurs backed by a lively citrusy acidity that leads to a long yet refreshing finish.
Item Code: ITM6517
Elegant yet restrained this Chardonnay displays melon and stone fruit aromas with notes of smoky French oak. The palate has incredible texture with ripe peach flavours complemented by complex nutty undertones. Zesty acidity provides a structural backbone and results in a lovely well-balance finish.
Item Code: ITM4737
“A very well made wine with high quality grapes the cornerstone. There is a purity to the white peach, nectarine and citrus flavours, oak an essential means to the end, but not of particular significance in the flavour profile. Great value. ” Halliday Wine Companion
Item Code: ITM6011
Fragrant aromas of white florals and ripe stonefruit on the nose. The palate is a harmony of richness, liveliness and elegant flavours and leads to a persistent finish. A truly enjoyable wine.
Item Code: ITM7715
Fresh aromas of lime with hints of cashew, brioche and oyster shell. A creamy palate of citrus and stonefruit, balanced by French oak characters. Long lunches or a mid-week catch up are perfect occasions for this wne.
Item Code: ITM6259