Wine "Caracter" Chardonnay-Chenin, 2017
Reviews of purchase "Caracter" Chardonnay-Chenin, 2017
Wine bright light yellow color with a greenish tint.
Sredneteloe fresh wine with well-balanced acidity, notes of tropical fruit and refreshing aftertaste.
The aroma of wine is a nice balance between tropical notes inherent Chardonnay, and shades of stone white fruit characteristic of Chenin Blanc varieties.
Wine is an excellent aperitif. It goes well with light meals, summer salads and a variety of seafood.
The grapes from which produced excellent table wine "Caracter" Chardonnay-Chenin, grown in the region of Cuyo, near the city of Mendoza, where winter is dominated by cold and dry weather, summer days - hot and sunny and the nights are cool. Deep sandy soil vineyards are well moistened melting snow from the Andes. These factors, combined with the experience of Bodegas Santa Ana winemakers and their applicable innovations can produce wines of very high quality. Harvested by hand, then removed the ridges, and the fruits are subjected to gentle size reduction. After spending a cold maceration on the skins at 10 ° C for 5 hours. Followed by decantation and pneumatic pressing. Then, the must is going through cold settling for two days. It added specially selected yeast culture. Wort is fermented for 21 days at a controlled temperature of 15 ° C. Then the blending, stabilization, filtering and bottling the resulting beverage.
Winery Bodegas Santa Ana - one of the oldest in the country, it was founded in 1891 by Don Luis Tirasso, an Italian immigrant, pioneer of winemaking in Argentina. In the 1970s, the company became a leader in the domestic market due to its commitment to innovation, high quality and a wide range of wines. Today wine Bodegas Santa Ana exported to 45 countries. Vineyards farms are located in Maipu in the region of Mendoza, in the high valleys in the foothills of the Andes at an altitude of 850 meters above sea level. The steep slopes of the mountains provide natural irrigation ground thawed snow. Soils are more types of diversity, it gives a unique opportunity to choose the right terroir for each grape variety, and their economy is cultivated in sufficient quantity. Dominant varieties are Malbec, Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz, Chardonnay, Viognier, Sauvignon Blanc. The winery is constantly improving manufacturing processes and production methods, which is beneficial to the wines produced, which is the fifth year in a row deserved high awards at the international competition "Argentina Wine Awards".