The Winemaker’s Wife Chardonnay 2018

The Winemaker’s Wife Chardonnay 2018

  • Chardonnay
  • New Zealand, 750ml

Rich and inviting flavours of white peach and nectarine, meld beautifully with toasty oak. The taste of almonds and cream continue from the nose. The poised acidity leads to a clean finish with a satisfying hint of spicy baked ginger and oak.

  • Winery: The Winemaker’s Wife
  • Varietal: Chardonnay
  • Region: Waipara, New Zealand
  • Vintage: 2018
  • Alcohol: 13%
  • Volume: 750ml
  • Closure: Screwcap
  • Food pairing: Chicken; veal & pork; shrimp, crab & lobster; potato & squash; cream & pesto sauces; mild & semi soft cheeses

“The Winemaker’s Wife is produced in honour of the woman behind the wine. She is a constant source of inspiration, diversion and support. This wine celebrates partnership and is a tribute to all that can be achieved by two people working together.” Simon McGeorge, Winemaker


The Winemakers Wife brand is the creation of husband and wife business partners, Simon McGeorge and Olive Hill. Simon is a winemaker with over 20 years' experience making fine wines for international and New Zealand labels. He has received numerous awards for his wines, but was most thrilled when The Winemaker's Wife received 2 gold medals and a trophy in its inaugural year.

Olive is the inspiration for the brand. She has qualifications in language study, foreign culture, history, music, makeup and fashion. Her ideas influence the wine styles and presentation. She is the driving force behind the sales and marketing and is an enthusiastic ambassador for the brand.

Together Simon and Olive have created a range of wines that they are proud to share with their friends and customers. The wine's back label says it all; This wine celebrates our partnership and is a tribute to all that can be achieved by two people working together.


Gold - 2019 NZ International Wine Show




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