2018 Kumeu River Chardonnay Hunting Hill
Chardonnay - 750ML
2018 Kumeu River Chardonnay Hunting Hill
  • JS 93
  • WA 93
  • WS 93

Reg: $59.94

$49.94

In Stock: 5 btls
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Reg: $59.94

$49.94

In Stock: 5 btls
Ships Immediately

Pre-Arrival: 0 btls
ETA: Pending

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JS 93
jamessuckling.com, October 2019
This has plenty of rich, stone-fruit aromas with a fresh and quite crisp palate that has good focus and a sleek, gentle, pastry-like finish. Plenty to offer now, but is quite taut and linear. Drink or hold. Screw cap.
WA 93
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, November 2019
Almost always the most opulent of the Kumeu Chards, the 2018 Hunting Hill Chardonnay fits that description perfectly. Loaded with white peach, pineapple and even melon-like fruit, those notes are sculpted by faint...   Almost always the most opulent of the Kumeu Chards, the 2018 Hunting Hill Chardonnay fits that description perfectly. Loaded with white peach, pineapple and even melon-like fruit, those notes are sculpted by faint suggestions of pencilly oak in a generous but focused package. It's medium to full-bodied, with a creamy mid-palate and a vibrant finish. - Joe Czerwinski  
WS 93
Wine Spectator, March 2020
Intense and mouthwatering, with a honeyed beeswax note that adds nuance to the pear, grapefruit and melon flavors on a sleek frame. Shows terrific clarity and focus. Crisp finish. Drink now through 2029. 860 cases made...   Intense and mouthwatering, with a honeyed beeswax note that adds nuance to the pear, grapefruit and melon flavors on a sleek frame. Shows terrific clarity and focus. Crisp finish. Drink now through 2029. 860 cases made, 112 cases imported. — MW  
Category Description
Color & Type White
Varietal Chardonnay
Country New Zealand
Region Auckland
Vintage 2018
Size 750ML