Kumeu River

Maté's Vineyard Chardonnay

8.92 ratings
8.71 pro ratings
Kumeu, Auckland, North Island, New Zealand
Chardonnay
Duck, Shellfish, Goose, Mushrooms, Manchego & Parmesan, Game, Pork, Squash & Root Vegetables, Chicken, Turkey, Cheddar & Gruyere, Meaty & Oily Fish, White Fish, Shellfish, Crab & Lobster, Cream Sauces
Top Notes For
Chris England

🎄 Advent Halfy Calendar Day 19 🎄

🎅 Santa says “Prefect for a sunny Christmas BBQ in New Zealand 🌞 🎄 🍗 I’ll stop by on the 24th 😁”

📝 I say for £22 RRP for 75cl this is a cracking Chardonnay you can’t go wrong with at this price 👏

⏩ 🍾 Mrs E got Ruinart Brut NV

📍 Kumeu River Estate Chardonnay 2016

🏵 91-92 points & should improve

🍇 Chardonnay

🍷 Light straw yellow

👃 A burgundy-esq delicate fresh clean nose of oak free fine chalky minerals through soft citrus, light green apple & peach w/ honey tones, flint, melon, mango, smokey puff & lemongrass

👄 Med body of smooth creamy crisp citrus fruits intertwined with mashed green apple in slight dry minerals w/ melon, peach and green lemongrass tones in med acidity

🎯 Med+ touch mineral chalky dry finale of green lemon, apple, peach & unripe honeydew melon

🎄 Advent Halfy Calendar Day 19 🎄

🎅 Santa says “Prefect for a sunny Christmas BBQ in New Zealand 🌞 🎄 🍗 I’ll stop by on the 24th 😁”

📝 I say for £22 RRP for 75cl this is a cracking Chardonnay you can’t go wrong with at this price 👏

⏩ 🍾 Mrs E got Ruinart Brut NV

📍 Kumeu River Estate Chardonnay 2016

🏵 91-92 points & should improve

🍇 Chardonnay

🍷 Light straw yellow

👃 A burgundy-esq delicate fresh clean nose of oak free fine chalky minerals through soft citrus, light green apple & peach w/ honey tones, flint, melon, mango, smokey puff & lemongrass

👄 Med body of smooth creamy crisp citrus fruits intertwined with mashed green apple in slight dry minerals w/ melon, peach and green lemongrass tones in med acidity

🎯 Med+ touch mineral chalky dry finale of green lemon, apple, peach & unripe honeydew melon

Dec 19th, 2018
JP Pierce

JP had this 3 months ago

JP had this 3 months ago

Oct 27th, 2018