Chardonnay Toscana Igt 2017

Chardonnay Toscana Igt 2017

ATS-20451NS

Monteverro

Grape Variety: 100% Chardonnay

Alcohol Content: 13,5% Vol

Serving Temperature: 8-10°C

Food Pairing: fish, shellfish starters, vegetarian dishes

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83,20 €

Chardonnay Toscana Igt 2017

Region: Maremma, Tuscany

Vineyard: 

  • soil: clay and limestone
  • plantation: 7.575 vines/ha oriented east/west
  • harvest: handpicked and harvest date adapted to each section of the Chardonnay parcels

Vinification: 

  • winemaking: each lot fermented separately; whole cluster pressing; natural fermentations; aging on fine lees; 100% gravity
  • aging: 50% spent 14 months in French oak barrels with 50% new oak, the remaining 50% aged in concrete egg-shaped fermentation tank
  • bottling: no fining, light filtration

Tasting Notes:

  • colour: light grey gold with touches of lime green on the rim
  • nose: beautiful explosion of white peach, pear, lemon tart, mountain herbs with touches of cedar and acacia honey
  • palate: fresh and lively entrance evolving on fresh acidity with touches of fresh mango, grapefruit lingering on slate and mirabelle plum

Ratings: James Suckling: 94/100

Wines TypeWhite