Guarda Chardonnay 2022
Varietal Composition100% Chardonnay
VineyardTupungato, Gualtallary – Mendoza.
Vineyard Structure/YieldHigh vine. Drip irrigation. Cordon pruning with spurs. Average yield: 80 q/ha.
Fermentation processPart of the wine is fermented in French oak, and the other part in stainless steel tanks at low temperature. No malolactic fermentation.
Aging50% of the wine was aged in new and used French oak barrels for 12 months. The other 50% was kept in stainless steel tanks.
Storage in bottleOver 10 years
|TOTAL ACIDITY 6,19 g/l
|SUGAR RESIDUE 1,78
|NUMBER OF BOTTLES
COLOR: yellow with golden hues.
AROMA: fresh white fruit such as peach and pear, and flowers, fruit in syrup with moderate contributions of oak.
FLAVOR: very fresh and elegant. Flowers and white fruits are repeated, some mineral notes appear.
Pairing SuggestionIt is a good aperitif and goes perfectly with fresh salads, pasta and fish. Its oak ageing also allows it to pair with roasted or baked red and white meats.