Powers 2017 Chardonnay - Sir Richard Powers
Richard is constantly buying and promoting NR wine to his friends, business associates and family. He has assisted in expanding our Wine Club in Ontario. As Associate Professor at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Business, he has been awarded numerous teaching awards for excellence, in addition to his considerable volunteer contributions, e.g., with the Canadian Commonwealth Games, Rugby Canada and the Canadian Olympic Committee.
This barrel fermented chardonnay
displays strong varietal characteristic
of apple and citrus flavours that are
accompanied by deep and complex
aromas of butterscotch and caramel.
The acidity balances a strong palate
weight and carries the wine on its way
to a complex and lingering finish.
Gold - Chardonnay du Monde
Viticulture: Modified Scott Henry
Whole cluster pressed
Cool fermentation in neutral French oak
Partial malolactic fermentation
Batonnage for 5 months followed by an
additional 7 months of barrel aging on
Food Pairing Notes
Truffles (popcorn/pasta), Rich Seafood
and Shellfish, Cream Sauce
94 cases produced