Vertiente Pagnel Wines

VARTIERE

☆ SPECIAL COLLECTION | CHARDONNAY

VARTIERE SPECIAL COLLECTION CHARDONNAY

Highlighting the chardonnay grape from the most exclusives valleys in chile, wine consultant bernice liu chose this vineyards for their extraordinary conditions of volcanic soils and lower temperatures that produce a slow grape maturation. A wine with fresh and elegant personality, representative of the farmers and winemakers dedicating their passion to maintain chilean terrior identity.

Pale yellow-coloured chardonnay which displays peach, pears and white flowers aromas with a hint of butter giving this medium body wine a creamy, yet fresh finish. A complex wine that will leave a lasting impression.

DATA SHEET

Apellation
D.O. Traiguén – malleco valley

Variety
Chardonnay

Yield
5 ton per ha.

Harvest
100% hand picked
Chardonnay mar 28th

Winemaking
Selected grapes were whole bunch pressed, then took place a slow and cool fermentation in stainless steel tanks, the wine was aged for 12 months on the lees with only 15% in barrels to add further structure and complexity besides preserve the fruit over the oaked notes.

Aging
Barrel aging: 15% of the wine was aged for 12 months in french barrels
Aging potential: 10 years.

Analisis
Alcohol (% v/v) 13%
Ta (c4h6o6) 5.1 g/lt
Sugar 1,58 g/lt
Ph 3.1