The “Art Series” represents Leeuwin’s most opulent & ageworthy wines from each vintage. They are identified with paintings commissioned from leading contemporary Australian artists.
The 2014 vintage has a pristine and lifted nose highlighted by Nashi pears, limes, white peach and fig. The primary fruits are complimented by nutmeg, cinnamon, almonds and sesame that creates subtle complexity. The palate has concentration with clarity and purity. An introduction of grapefruit and pear lead to a delicately textured, layered and woven palate with nougat, anise and cashews present. There is immense length that finishes with a fine acid line and mineral finish.
20/20. "Art Series itself is just that - a work of art. It is the most consistently excellent Chardonnay in Australia..." - Matthew Jukes, 100 Best Australian Wines Report 2017.
Embraces aromatically with a soft smoky perfume and a touch of mandarin. Finely textured and...
Super tiny berries this year and we had to crush them (instead of whole bunch...