Wine Apaltagua, "Pacifico Sur" Chardonnay, Central Valley DO, 2017
Reviews of purchase Apaltagua, "Pacifico Sur" Chardonnay, Central Valley DO, 2017
The color of wine - pale straw with greenish reflections.
The intense flavor of wine is dominated by shades of ripe fruit underlined by a long, juicy finish.
The fresh aroma of the wine reveals tones of tropical fruit and peaches.
Wine is served to the dishes of poultry, pasta, fried and boiled fish, vegetables and sea gifts.
"Pacifico Sur" Chardonnay - dry white Chilean wine. Chardonnay berries are grown for him in the Central Valley, known for its temperate Mediterranean-type climate. Rainy winters and long dry summers create optimal conditions for vines.
Chardonnay Grapes are hand-picked in the early morning in mid-March. Berries are pressed together with the ridges are cold maceration and then fed to the fermentation with the addition of special yeast cultures. After twenty-day fermentation of wine is poured into stainless steel tanks, where it is held for about three months of exposure.
Viña Apaltagua located in a prestigious area in the Apalta Valley Cachapoal. Apaltagua history began in 1995, when the successful American businessman Edward Tutunzhan spent his holidays in Chile and just fell in love with the wine of the country. Having made the decision to invest in the Chilean wine industry, he bought his first vineyard in the prestigious Curico Valley. In the future, to increase the acreage was acquired several vineyards in different regions of Chile.
Today, agriculture Apaltagua has five vineyards located in major wine-producing valleys of the country, characterized by excellent conditions for viticulture. This allows the company to produce a variety of wines, as well as to be recognized and respected globally for their quality. Apaltagua wines are produced under the guidance of an experienced winemaker Benjamin May and consultant oenologist Álvaro Spinoza, one of the leading wine producers of the country and the pioneer of biodynamic method of growing grapes in Chile.