Carrick Organic Cairnmuir Terraces EBM Central Otago Chardonnay


From a region producing increasingly fine, often underrated Chardonnays, this is one of the best. EBM means ‘extended barrel maturation’. Estate-grown at Bannockburn, the weighty 2018 vintage (4.5*) was fermented and matured for 18 months in seasoned French oak barrels. Bright, light yellow/green, with a restrained bouquet, it is full-bodied and generous, with deep, citrusy, peachy, mealy flavours, showing good vigour and complexity. Still youthful, it should be at its best 2023+. Certified organic.


Price: $47.00 NZD
Value for Money: AV
Rating: 5 Stars
Sweetness: DRY
Type: White Wines
Variety: Chardonnay

This is a Potential Classic

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