Posts Tagged ‘Margaret River’

2008 Leeuwin Estate ‘Art Series’ Chardonnay, Margaret River, Australia

Pale straw in color, with glints of emerald. Lovely aromas of grilled Meyer lemon, hazelnut, vanilla, smoke and pear lead to additional fleshier fruit flavors and creaminess in the mouth. Remarkably balanced, with a finish that seems to build with… Read more


2009 Leeuwin Estate ‘Prelude Vineyards’ Chardonnay, Margaret River, Australia

We believe that Leeuwin is the No. 1 Chardonnay producer in Australia, and the 2009 “Prelude Vineyards” bottling does nothing to dissuade. The rich nose evokes spiced pear, lime, wet stones and nuts. In the mouth, the wine picks up more tropical… Read more