Chardonnay 2012


Chardonnay 2012

Tupungato Terrace, Mendoza - 1,200 meters / 3,900 feet above sea level
1200m

The Altitude Chardonnay

Vintage Notes
2012

The 2012 vintage is characterized by a very cold winter followed by extremely high temperatures from late spring to early summer; this lead to an accelerated increase of sugar rate and a decrease of grape weight. Then, temperatures dramatically decreased therefore slowing down the ripening cycle on the vine; as a result 2012 wines are very fruity and aromatic, with an acidity found typically when the end of the summer growing season is cooler.

Wine Profile
Tasting Notes
Bright yellow with greenish highlights. Prevailing citrus notes reminiscent of limes, and white fruits like pears. Coupled by subtle toasted almonds and hazelnuts notes, with herbal aromas that enhance its freshness. Balanced and robust. Round and creamy wine. Lingering and elegant finish.
Food Pairing Notes
Slow cooked cod. Fatty meats with spicy sauces.
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