Ten Minutes by Tractor Estate Chardonnay 2017
Awarded 94 points by famed Australian wine critic James Halliday, this delicate, elegant, citrusy and stone-fruit laden Chardonnay will impress an Burgundian wine lover.
The team behind Ten Minutes by Tractor do it again with this 2017 Estate Chardonnay. Rivaling Burgundian Chardonnays this wine is a markedly divergent wine from vintages before it. Immediately more vital, more delicate and elegant, with lemon and white peach characters on a taut and cool palate.
Ten Minutes by Tractor is an iconic producer that hails from the Mornington Peninsula, located in Victoria. This small enclave and Ten Minutes by Tractor has become famed for its wines that challenge Burgundy in quality and elegance and range from fine and elegant examples to richer and more opulent cuvées.
The Chardonnay grapes that go into this wine were hand-picked, whole-bunch pressed and then matured for 10 months in French and Austrian oak. Famed Australian wine critic James Halliday just recently awarded this wine 94 points.