CHENÍN BLANC | HARVEST 2021
Wine made from carefully selected grapes of the Chenin Blanc variety from our vineyards located in the estate Los Carolinos.
Los Carolinos Vineyard, Agrelo, Mendoza. Cultivated in 1994,
at 950 meters above sea level. 5,000 plants per hectare and
yields of 12,000 k / ha. Furrow irrigation. Sandy and silty loam
soil of shallow alluvial origin. Hand harvested grapes
A cold skin maceration at 8 °C takes place in stainless steel
tanks during 24 hs, in order to achieve a higher concentration
of aromas and flavors characteristic of the variety. The musts
then drain by gravity without external pressure, full of aromas
and released from the skins, and ferment in stainless steel
tanks at low temperatures (15 °C). Once the alcoholic
ermentation is finished, the wine is then clarified, stabilized at
temperatures of -2 °C and filtered. Conservation takes place in
stainless steel tanks
It has a light yellow color with straw hues.
Citrus aromas, apple, green plum and herbs.
Textured and waxy, it has a delightful freshness and
Ideal for accompanying fish, seafood, white meat,
pasta with mild sauces, vegetables and mild cheeses.
Serve at 6-8 °C
2020 Vintage Tim Atkin 90 pts, Descorchados 2020 89 pts
2019 Vintage Descorchados 91 pts, Vinous 89 pts
2015 Vintage Descorchados 91 pts