' Nimrod Wines - Battonage Chardonnay 2013

Battonage Chardonnay 2013

A classic favorite, made using sur-lie technology

$22.00 per Bottle
Made in a classical Burgundian style, our 2013 Battonage Chardonnay express the unique terroir of our Monopole Estates with distinct minerality, fresh fruit flavors of pears and apples, and light buttery and toasty oak notes. Aged on its lees in small French and Hungarian oak barrels, our Battonage has an elegant freshness, vivid acids, and a long harmonious finish. Enjoy this wine as an accompaniment to poulltry, pork, seafood, or light pasta.

This great wine has scored the following ratings:
90 point gold medal from the Beverage Tasting Institute's World Wine Championships 
89 point rating from the Wine Enthusiast
Gold medal from the Denver International Wine Festival
Silver medal from the Chardonnay du Monde

Tasting Notes

Distinct minerality, fresh fruit flavors of pears and apples with light buttery and toasty oak note

Vineyard Designation

Grand Superior

Vineyard Notes

Nagy Fai and Nyilasmar vineyards

Production Notes

Best harvest yet, 13000 bottles

Wine Profile

Vintage 2013
Wine Style Dry White Wine
Varietal Composition
100% Chardonnay
Appellation Eger
Harvest Date September 15, 2013
Acid 5.4gr/l
PH 3.48
Barrel Aging
100% Hungarian and French oak
Ageability 3-7 years
Fermentation Barrel
Alcohol % 14
Size 750 ml