Snake & Herring ‘Tough Love’ Chardonnay-Margaret River, WA-2020


Aroma: Caramel Popcorn + Vanilla Candle | Palate: Ripe Yellow Peach + Tangerine

100% Chardonnay from Margaret River, WA


Chardonnay was first planted in Margaret River in 1976, and in a relatively short period of time, this coastal spot has become one of the world’s leading Chardonnay regions. Wines tend toward the elegant and refined, yet concentrated with a high degree of complexity. The regions maritime climate from the sea that sees cool breezes sweep across the vineyards in the late afternoons and evenings and keep temperatures cool at night and is ideal for slowly developing fine acidity in the grapes. This also allows Chardonnay to mature and ripen to create such complex and high quality wines.

Snake and Herring was founded in 2011 by two wine industry junkies, Redmond “Herring” Sweeny and Tony “Snake” Davis. Through hand-picking, natural fermentation and minimal additions, they create wines that express their individual sites and styles with minimal winemaker influence. Tough Love is rich and complex due to being 100% barrel fermented, Stone Fruits, beeswax and toasted nuts are balanced with fine natural acids and a long citrus finish.

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