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CATENA ALTA CHARDONNAY

2650 1988 inc. 19% VAT

SKU: 7794450008169 Categories: , , , , , Product ID: 3377

Description

At almost 5,000 feet elevation in the Andean foothills, the Adrianna vineyard’s calcareous soils and cool climate are the promised land of Chardonnay. The fruit from the Adrianna vineyard has a purity of flavors and a minerality that is particular to this vineyard and can not be found anywhere else in Mendoza. The nearby, gravel-covered Domingo Vineyard makes up 20% of the blend. Elevage: 14 months in French oak barrels.

VINIFICATION

Whole clusters are pressed, and then 100% fermented in 500 L French oak barrels with natural yeasts at low temperatures. Wild yeasts. Aged for 14 months in French oak. 30% does not undergo malolactic fermentation. First, second and third use barrels used.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

  • Varietal: 100% Chardonnay
  • Alcohol: 13%
  • Total Acidity: 7 grams/liter
  • pH: 3.18

Additional information

Weight 1.5 kg