a Lackeya is an affectionate Australian term referring to a hardworking laborer of agreeablecharacter who is generally assigned to menial tasks, yet none-the-less gets the job done withoutthe merest sign of a complaint. In a similar fashion, Chardonnay is the most widely planted, andhardest working, premium white varietal in Australia. Its approachable character fits perfectlyalongside its sibling, the Lackey Shiraz, both of these hardworking wines punching well abovetheir weight in personality and quality.
Kilikanoon has selected premium parcels of Chardonnay from South Australian regions tocraft a wine of unassuming and upfront character and appeal. This fruit forward example ofAustralian Chardonnay leads with loads of citrus, ripe pear and stonefruit aromas backed bysubtle nutmeg spice nuances. The full-bodied palate is likewise upfront, showing red appleand peach stone, creamed honey, hints of spice and a backbone of refreshing acidity.