Wine Baron Philippe de Rothschild, Chardonnay por "Escudo Rojo", 2015
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Reviews of purchase Baron Philippe de Rothschild, Chardonnay por "Escudo Rojo", 2015
The color of wine - straw-yellow with golden reflections.
The taste of wine is revealed gradually, first bewitching delicate fruit with nuances of vanilla gamut, later replaced by lush tones of exotic fruit and toast. The finish is long and elegant.
The wine has an elegant, complex flavor with subtle accents of white flowers and toasted hazelnuts on a background of exotic fruit tones and notes of white peach and pineapple.
The wine is recommended to serve with seafood, grilled fish, lobster in a creamy sauce, carpaccio of salmon. Also, the wine goes well with beef and salad vegetables.
Wine "Chardonnay por Escudo Rojo" made from Chardonnay grapes from the best vineyards of Casablanca Valley. Wine "Escudo Rojo" produced since 1999. The name of the series of wines is not accidental: family coat of arms of the family Rothschild - "Red Shield", which translated into Spanish sounds like "Escudo Rojo". Flamboyant style wines "Escudo Rojo" demonstrates Chilean origin.
In the production of wine to achieve rich taste and aroma carried maceration of the skin. After a light pressing wort is sent to stand at a low temperature, and the precipitate was removed. Alcoholic fermentation takes place at a temperature not exceeding 18 ° C to preserve the flavor and aromatic qualities. The wine is aged in barrels for more than 4 months, and then bottled.
In September 1997, the company Philippe de Rothschild SA, through its subsidiary Baron Phillippe de Rothschild Maipo Chile began production of two Chilean varietals: Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay. The range of wines was supplemented next year with two new wines: Merlot and Sauvignon Blanc. In the future, the winery has developed, increasing volumes and expanding production. Currently, the production of wine used for about 30% of its own grapes, and the rest is purchased from winegrowers with whom the company has entered into an exclusive agreement. Entirely from grapes from its own vineyards farms produced wine line "Escudo Rojo", a more simple, such as "Mapu" and "Mapu Reserva", - purchased from other farms.