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Robert Oatley Vineyards Chardonnay 2008 Wine Review

Robert Oatley Vineyards Chardonnay 2008

Robert Oatley Vineyards Chardonnay 2008

Mudgee, Australia

Community Score: 4.4/5

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Price: $17.95

Drink: 2010-2012

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Robert Oatley Vineyards

Agent: Epic Wines And Spirits Inc.

Natalie's Score: 88/100

Lovely pear and hazelnut aromas in this rich, round Chardonnay. Balanced and versatile with food.

Chardonnay food pairings: seared scallops, grilled prawns, pasta with lighter sauces, pizza and Indian dishes.

This was reviewed December 11, 2010 by

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Chardonnay’s versatility makes for interesting winemaking and we employ several techniques to achieve our goal of producing a modern Chardonnay that is crisp, fresh and exciting. We are aiming to capture the lemon / lime citrus flavours and subtly support this with thoughtful use of high quality, tight grain French oak barrels for fermentation and maturation.
“Our wines reflect both a proud winemaking heritage and contemporary, innovative Australian wine styles - crafted and bottled at the family estate in Mudgee, Australia. I hope you enjoy drinking these wines as much as we enjoyed making them.” Robert Oatley.
Best of Class - Long Beach Grand Cru Wine Competition, July 2010, USA
4 Stars, Exceptional - Bev-X - August 2010.



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