The 2010 Mandala Yarra Valley 'The Gathering' Blanc de Blancs Story
Over in France's Champagne region, the varietal "Blanc de Blancs" indicates a Champagne created entirely from Chardonnay fruit. With the name literally meaning: "White from White". Our 2010 'The Gathering' Blanc de Blancs is made of 100% Chardonnay, and 100% methode traditionelle, spending 78 months en tirage to produce a truly elegant and stunning wine. 'The Gathering' tells the story from our own Mandala, in surrounding yourself with good friends and family while enjoying and embracing life.
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Aromas of lemon rind, white flowers and brioche. A creamy, textured palate and a fine bead open up textural almond meal and honeyed note, with ripe nectarines and stonefruit in the mouth. These characters are balanced by a long finish of generous structured citrus acidity and a refreshing minerality.
Meal Pairing Suggestions
Range of shellfish, white fish, vegetable-based pasta, parfaits