A small proportion of the Katnook Founder's Block Chardonnay was barrel fermented then matured on yeast lees for approximately six months in predominantly American oak barrels. Light straw yellow in colour tinted with pale green. On the nose, an attractive array of fruit driven Chardonnay aromas showing stylish peach and nectarine, along with zesty grapefruit. A very subtle toastiness from oak adds a lovely touch of complexity. This chardonnay shows an appealing array of tantalizing flavours with peach, pineapple, hints of citrus and a touch of toast highlighting the elegant palate structure. The mouthfeel has a subtle richness and creaminess displaying elegant oak characters with enticing fruit and fine acid that is fresh and lingering.