Wine La Spinetta, "Lidia" Chardonnay, 2008
Reviews of purchase La Spinetta, "Lidia" Chardonnay, 2008
The wine is straw-yellow color with greenish reflections.
The wine has an elegant, well-balanced taste with hints of minerals, spices and very long pleasant aftertaste.
Complex aroma of the wine is filled with hints of hawthorn, hazelnut and honey.
Great wine as an aperitif, goes well with chicken, fish and cheeses.
White wine "Lidia" can be called "classic Burgundian genre" with its own character. "Lydia" - elegant, full-bodied wine with great flavor, which harmoniously combines notes of ripe fruit, hazelnuts and vanilla. The wine is named after the mother of the owners of the company La Spinetta - Lidia Rivetti, made from Chardonnay grapes grown in the village of Mango at an altitude of 500 meters above sea level. Average age of the vines is 27 years. Aged wine in new French oak barrels capacity 2000 liters for 12 months. Before bottling the wine is aged in stainless steel vats another 12 months. Wine is available for sale through 2.5 years after harvest. Storage capacity of wine "Lydia" is 20 years.
La Spinetta winery founded in 1977 by Giuseppe and Lidia Rivetti, but it was created deeper roots associated with Rivetti family. Grandfather of today's owners - Giovanni Rivetti - in severe for Italy 1890 was forced to leave home. He was in Argentina, where he hoped to get rich, to return home and buy a winery. Unfortunately, he was not destined to return to Piedmont and become a winemaker ... the son and grandson to fulfill his dream.
Rivetti family vineyard area of 165 hectares, of which 100 hectares are located directly in Piedmont, and the recently acquired 65 hectares in Tuscany. The name of La Spinetta ("top of the hill") is given by the name of the town where in 1977 Rivetti family built its very first winery.
The basic principle of the winery La Spinetta - the manufacture of wine are only local grape varieties: "Piedmont is famous red grape varieties, including Barbera, Dolcetto, Moscato and Nebbiolo. Our wines - are typical of the Piedmont, reflecting the nature of the land on which the vines. Our philosophy - a return to our historical roots, to our land, away from the globalization of taste. "
Manor La Spinetta - one of the best wineries in Italy, as evidenced by the evaluation and award-known wine critics and experts. Thus, the wine sector is constantly awarded the prestigious "Tre Bicchieri" by Gambero Rosso, and in 2001 La Spinetta awarded the title of "Winery of the Year".
Warning: according to recommendations of the "ФС РАР" from 2018.06.25: alcoholic production can be bought only personally in the Winestyle shops.
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