Chardonnay Langhe Doc – Marchesi di Gresy

Chardonnay Langhe Doc

A wine of great personality with an intense fruity bouquet, remindings one of apple and pear flavour: this Chardonnay has the typical characteristics of the varietal.

It pairs well with seafood, antipasti, and vegetables dishes.

Type of wine:

Dry white wine.

Position of the vineyards:

Situated in the Commune of Treiso, North/North West facing exposure, at 300m. a.s.l.

Grape variety:

Chardonnay 100%.

Vinification:

Distemming and pressing of grapes followed by a cold settling of the must at a low temperature, fermented in temperature controlled stainless steel tanks. Refining on lees.

To be drunk with:

An ideal aperitif wine that because of its good structure and complexity makes of it a perfect companion to seafood starters. Drink at 9/10° C.

Tasting notes:

Colour: bright straw yellow

Bouquet: intense aromas with sweet notes, reminiscent of apple, ananas and citrus fruit

Taste: mouthfilling, harmonious, flavoursome, persistent, with a lingering aftertaste which reminds us of the sensations found in the bouquet

Technical data for the 2012 vintage:

Alcohol: 13% alc./vol.

Total acidity: 5,97 g/l in tartaric acid

Residual sugar: dry

Ageing: refining on lees for 4 months. Sterile bottling. Short ageing in bottle before being released for sale

Type of bottle: bordolese verde antico

Estimated life: 3/5 years

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