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2016 Parker Coonawarra Estate Chardonnay

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2016 Parker Coonawarra Estate Chardonnay

Single Bottle - Standard - 750ml


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Tasting Notes:

Very attractive cooked-apple, honey, and meringue aromas and flavors. Medium body. Delicious and layered. Drink now. Screw cap.

Tasting Notes:

Mid-straw gold and bright; ginger spice on white stone fruit, lemon zest, this is quite frisky not complicated though. Neat acidity tidies the palate.

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John and Faye Parker established Parker Coonawarra Estate in 1985 after a career-long interest in the region. Today, the privately owned Parker Coonawarra Estate is committed to John Parker’s standards of excellence, and producing the most faithful expression of Cabernet Sauvignon from the celebrated Terra Rossa soils of the Coonawarra growing region. In the mid 1980’s, with help and advice from longtime friend Doug Balnaves, John and Faye Parker identified the best locations on Coonawarra’s Terra Rossa strip, which resulted in the purchase of land from the Abbey family, just north of the Penola township. In 1985 they planted their first vines using the Reynella Selection cuttings of Cabernet Sauvignon - the original cuttings from Bordeaux - sourced before Phylloxera decimated the vineyards in France in the late 1800’s. The winery’s first release of the 1988 vintage of First Growth was met with outstanding success, winning the Penfold Hyland Trophy in Perth.