Chardonnay

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LeContrade_Chardonnay

Wine: Chardonnay

Denomination: DOC

Type: Still white

Grapes: Chardonnay

Vol.: 13%

Format: 0,75 lt - Standard

Service temp.: 10/12 °C

Description

White grape variety originally from Burgundy in France, used for the production of still wines and high quality sparkling wines. Thanks to the quality of its wines and the ability to improve wines from other grapes, it has conquered all the wine-growing areas of the world.

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Variety: Chardonnay

Cultivation area: Valle del Belice - Sicilia Occidentale

Vinification: Selection of the best Chardonnay grapes harvested in boxes on reaching optimal ripeness; transfer to the cellar in the early hours of the day, soft pressing, cooling of the crushed grapes and sending to soft presses, decanting and subsequent fermentation in steel at controlled temperature with the addition of selected yeasts. The parking of the wine on the noble lees lasts for a few months.

Aging: The storage takes place at controlled temperature, to maintain the freshness of the aromas unchanged, for about 5 months until bottling.

Color: Pale straw yellow with greenish reflections.

Hint: Intense and fragrant with a wide aromatic range of flowers and fruit: in particular exotic fruit such as pineapple and banana.

Taste: Dry, fresh and harmonious, pleasantly delicate.

Pairing: First courses based on fish, seafood salads, crustaceans and molluscs.