A Good Year Chardonnay
Wine with feeling for sweetness and ripeness
Origin: The Valley of Struma river, own vineyards in village of Smochevo.
Alcohol content: 14,5% vol
Date of harvest: 13 September
History: What can be made from good quality grape from Chardonnay variety, grown under the favorable for white varieties terroir of the village of Smochevo is the concept of this wine. Tenderness, harmony and elegance, dominating fruit in the characteristic and specific flavor.
Vinification: Special and precise selection of the grapes. Maceration with the skins for 14 hours. Fermentation in inox barrels 45 days at a temperature 12-14°С. Batonage. Matured in French oak barrels “barrique” type for 3 months.
Tasting notes: The color is straw-yellow with strings of old gold. The flavor is of citrus fruits, exotic fruits, honey, and vanilla. The taste is balanced with nice fruitiness. The body is harmonic and voluminous. The sense of sweetness and ripeness dominate. The aftertaste is fruity, exotic, long lasting and fondling.