La Celia

Pioneer Chardonnay

FLC Pioneer CH

Eugenio Bustos, pioneer of the Uco Valley. His wine expresses the desire to fulfill his dream tireless.

Elegant wine made ​​from grapes located at 1,050 m asl. Owned Vineyards in the Uco Valley, La Consulta (1,050 m asl).
Alcoholic fermentation at 16 ° C for 18 days with use of selected yeasts in stainless steel tanks and oak barrels. Total soaking period of 24 days. 100% malolactic fermentation. 40% of the blend is aged in used French and American oak for 6 months.

Visual:
Bright yellow color.
Aromas:
Intense tropical fresh fruits aroma, elegantly assembled with mineralization (typical from Uco Valley) and subtle contributions of oak and lactic notes, like cream and coconut as a result of malolactic fermentation in barrels.
Taste:
The palate is balanced, oily mid palate and a balanced acidity.

Recommendations: Serve at 10°C. Pairing: Ideal with grilled pink salmon.

Region:
Uco Valley, San Carlos, Eugenio Bustos, Mendoza (1,050 m asl)
Varietals:
Chardonnay 85%; Viognier 15%.
Alcohol:
13.6 % v/v
Acidity:
6.5 g/l tartaric acid
Residual Sugar:
4.8 g/l
pH:
3,10