Tinpot Hut Turner Vineyard Marlborough Chardonnay (2019)

Drinking well now, the 2019 vintage (4*) was estate-grown and hand-picked at Blind River, in the Awatere Valley, and fermented and matured in French oak barrels (20 per cent new). Bright, light lemon/green, it is full-bodied, with generous, ripe stonefruit flavours, a hint of butterscotch, considerable complexity, fresh acidity and a finely balanced, smooth finish.


Type: White Wines
Variety: Chardonnay
Vintage: 2019
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★ – 4 Stars
Price: $29 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: AV

The overall rating for quality is Tentative, as Michael has only reviewed a small number of vintages of this particular wine.

Reviewed November 2021

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