The folks at Giant Steps are on a roll and these guys have made some serious juice from the exceptional 2021 vintage. The word out on the street is that the 2021 vintage across some of Australia’s premiere wine regions is one of the best in years. With what we’ve seen so far this appears to be the case and this Victorian Chardonnay is a beauty. The scores and the descriptors within say that this is something that should be on everyone’s radar who loves well made Chardonnay. Here you get some serious juice. very limited,
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95 pts James Halliday Australian Wine Companion Feb 2022
Whole-bunched pressed into older French puncheons. Natural fermentation and zero mlf. A super-bright green gold. Vibrant aromas with perfectly ripened stone fruits, grapefruit pith and an attractive touch of lemongrass and ginger. Gently textured, balanced and satisfying. A class act from beginning to end.
94 pts Wine Spectator ‘Insider Weekly’ 7/13/22
Stunning, with incredible vibrancy and concentration to the orange sherbet, lemon curd and ruby grapefruit flavors at the core. Features fresh-grated ginger, lemon thyme and salted melon on the finish. Drink now.
Made without compromise using 100% hand picked fruit from our meticulously maintained estate vineyards.
These wines are produced with wild ferments, gravity-flow winemaking techniques, and minimal fining and filtration. This approach produces highly expressive wines, true to the regional characteristics of the Yarra Valley.