Castello di Barbialla – IGT Chardonnay


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Denomination: IGT Toscana Chardonnay
Vintage: 2016
Grape varieties: Chardonnay 100%
Vineyard location: Fattoria vineyard located in the municipality of Montaione (Florence area)
Exposure and altitude: South; North-West exposure at 120 m. a.s.l.
Soil composition: sandy loam rich in marine fossils
Pruning system: Guyot with 6.500 plants/ha
Harvest: manual in cases in the second half of September with careful selection of the finest grapes.
Wine-making and aging process: it is a unique, small production lot, crafted and aged in the Burgundian style. It is both fermented in the barrel and barrel-aged in French oak for 12 months followed by at least 12 months in bottles.
Alcohol volume: 14%
Size: Burgundy bottle 0,75 lt.
Tasting notes: Bright yellow with golden reflections. Broad and complex on the nose with apple flavors, fresh pineapple and balsamic hints. Balanced elegant and fresh on the mouth with an impressive minerality and a very good length.