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3 Oceans, Vita Novus, 2011

Vita Novus

Score

83
  • Grape Variety: Chardonnay
  • Drink: 2015 - 2020

Manufacturer:

3 Oceans

Andrew Jefford

Tasting: Western Australia Chardonnay

Pale to mid gold. Relatively neutral aromas: soft hay, plant sap. Intensely acidic, vivid, searching, sappy. Finally the acids seem a little too dominant to me, slightly suffocating the fruit. But clean and pure.

Roger Jones

Tasting: Western Australia Chardonnay

Intense and savoury on the palate, lingering intensity on the tongue, ripe rich opulent flavours with a deep aftertaste.

Alessandro Marchesan

Tasting: Western Australia Chardonnay

Pronounced and intense ripe fruit with well integrated oak notes. Rich and creamy with crisp acidity and long aftertaste. Maybe a bit too much oak?

Details

Wine name: Vita Novus
Wine classification:
Wine alcohol content: 13.2%
Wine colour: White
Wine vintage: 2011
Wine style: White, medium-bodied

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