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Kalala Organic Estate Chardonnay Icewine

Chardonnay Icewine


Cellar Door Price $70.00

Chardonnay 100.0%
Alcohol 13.3%
PH 3.89
Acidity Tartaric 7.575

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Sweet aromas of honeysuckle, lemon meringue, and apricot. Semi-sweet, with well-balanced acidity. Lengthy finish of nuttiness, candied orange peel, and pear.

GROWING CONDITIONS These certified-organic Chardonnay grapes were grown in the Catania Vineyard in West Kelowna. Picking started at midnight on the 14th of November when the temperature dropped to -10 °C and the fruit was at 39 Brix. 3.7 tons of grapes were picked giving 1,220 L of icewine.

WINEMAKING NOTES We selected the 2 TD specialty yeast for the fermentation of our Chardonnay icewine. We did a long, slow fermentation for 68 days, keeping the fruit flavours prominent. Partial barrel aging.

Recently named the “Best Chardonnay in the World” at the 2016 Chardonnay du Monde Competition in France.

Growing Conditions

These certified-organic Chardonnay grapes were grown in the Catania Vineyard in West Kelowna.

Winemaking

We selected the 2 TD specialty yeast for the fermentation of our Chardonnay icewine. We did a long, slow fermentation for 68 days, keeping the fruit flavours prominent.

Aging

Partial barrel aging.

Harvest

Picking started at midnight on the 14th of November when the temperature dropped to -10 °C and the fruit was at 39 Brix. 3.7 tons of grapes were picked giving 1,220 L of icewine.

Nose

Sweet aromas of honeysuckle, lemon meringue, and apricot.

Palate

Semi-sweet, with well-balanced acidity. Lengthy finish of nuttiness, candied orange peel, and pear.


A Selection of Other Chardonnay's from Okanagan Valley


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