Wine Cousino-Macul, "Antiguas Reservas" Chardonnay, 2016
Reviews of purchase Cousino-Macul, "Antiguas Reservas" Chardonnay, 2016
Wine color of ripe golden wheat.
On the palate the wine elegant tones of oak and ripe fruit combined with a surprisingly pleasant, refreshing acidity.
The wine is full of delicate fruit flavors of melon and pineapple with light as a breath of wind, a touch of vanilla.
Wine will be a good party dishes tuna or salmon, grilled or tartar sauce, spaghetti with seafood, sashimi.
The premiere of "Antiguas Reservas" Chardonnay was held in 1969. From this point to the present time wine created from Chardonnay grapes, does not deviate from excellent quality. Vintage 2012 differs surprising flavor combinations shades of oak and fruit, as well as a delicate aroma with hints of tropical fruits. When you create a wine "antiguas Reservas" Chardonnay oenologists tried to preserve the natural flavor of grape quality, its rich aroma and a refreshing acidity. After harvest, fresh grape juice is fermented in stainless steel tanks and then aged in French oak barrels for up to six months.
Winery Cousino-Macul Maipo Valley is in, in the village of Macul, and traces its history back to 1564 yet. While Macul estate owned Spanish conquistador Juan Zhufre. The name of the estate - Macul - in the language of Quechua means "right hand". In 1856, Mathias Kousino bought the estate and created his own wine company Cousino-Macul. The company is still under full control of the family Kousino and has been manufacturing world-class wines, which incorporates distinctive character Maipo Valley.