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Chardonnay 'Three Hills' Estate, 2022

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2022 Niagara Peninsula 750 mL, 12.8% ALC/VOL

Estate-grown and fermented in oak, this round, mouth-filling yet fresh wine is the epitome of a Short Hills Bench Chardonnay.

Winemaker's Notes

• Made from several estate vineyards in the Short Hills Bench;

• Yields of 2 to 3 tonnes/acre (~25 to 50 hL/ha);

• Barrel fermented in 1/3 new oak. The oak barrels were sourced from a combination of forests in Europe and northern North America, and from several cooperage houses;

• Aged in barrel for 8 to 10 months.

Food Matches

Grilled salmon, crab and lobster. Wild fowl or turkey. Dishes with cream sauces or mild herb flavours. Soft cheeses.

  • National Wine Awards of Canada 2023, Bronze Medal National Wine Awards of Canada 2023, Bronze Medal
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    The 2019 vintage was a featured wine in December's Wine Club package, 2021.

    Tasting notes written by Tony Aspler.

    Geographical Indication: VQA Short Hills Bench
    Vineyard: Estate Vineyards
    Residual Sugar: 5.4 g/L
    Cases Produced: 1,468

    Appearance: Bright, straw colour.
    Nose: Toasty, lightly spicy, apple bouquet with a forest floor note.
    Palate: Medium-bodied, dry, apple flavour tinged with oak spice. Well-integrated oak. Long, fresh, lemony finish.
    Quality: Outstanding. 91 points. Drink now.

    Food Pairing: Chicken in pesto sauce, crab cakes with chipotle aioli, asparagus and mushroom frittata, mussels in light rosé sauce with basil, and roasted pork loin with sweet corn and squash.

    • National Wine Awards of Canada 2023, Bronze Medal