Colterenzio, Chardonnay Altkirch, 2021

119,00 DKK inc. vat

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Weight 1,2 kg
Dimensions 7,5 × 7,5 × 30 cm
James Suckling

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100% Chardonnay

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Packaging

Cardboard Box

Bottles per case

6

South Tyrol Wines

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Colterenzio, Chardonnay, 2021

Produced by the esteemed Italian winemaker Colterenzio, this 2021 Chardonnay hails from the Trentino-Alto-Adige region of Italy. The unique climate and geography of this region contribute to the distinctive qualities of this wine.

Made entirely from Chardonnay grapes, this wine carries the typical characteristics of its type. It offers an alcohol level of 13%, providing a balanced, full-bodied experience.

The production process of this wine is carefully overseen by the producer to ensure the highest quality. The Chardonnay grapes are harvested at their peak of ripeness and then subjected to a meticulous fermentation process. This attention to detail results in a wine that is both complex and inviting.

The taste profile of this Chardonnay is both distinctive and appealing. It carries the signature notes of its grape variety, offering a delightful experience for the palate. Its quality has earned it a rating of 90 points from James Suckling, a well-respected wine critic.

The historical significance of the Trentino-Alto-Adige region and its longstanding winemaking traditions add an extra layer of appeal to this wine. Whether you're a seasoned connoisseur or a casual enthusiast, this Chardonnay provides an opportunity to taste the fruits of Italian winemaking expertise.

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