Trophy Alert! Celebrations are underway here at Akarua as our Akarua Rosé Brut NV has been awarded The Gow Langsford Gallery Trophy for Champion Sparkling Wine at the Spiegelau International Wine Competition 2014! It has been just two and a half years since we launched our methode traditionelle range of sparkling wines. The Trophy and Gold Medals awarded to us in this short space of time is a major milestone for Akarua as it demonstrates our consistent quality of wines!
Chardonnay Is Not Just Chardonnay: A Quick Guide to the 3 Styles of White Burgundy Chardonnay is extremely diverse and complex. I prefer an oaky, buttery, creamy style of Chard. This is most prevalent in California Chardonnays.