Carrau Juan Carrau Chardonnay 2017 (12 x 750mL), Canelones, Uruguay.

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$10.80 per Bottle
$129.60 per case
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Overview

Uruguay is maybe more commonly known for it`s rustic reds but did you know they produce some world class white wines too? Intense but delicate fruit aromas of melon, red apple and pineapple with a very delicate touch of honey. Complex, dry and lively acid that gives freshness and length on the palate. Serve at 10°C degrees

Food Matching: Chardonnay`s partner well with a range of dishes – from complex salads to light pasta, and chicken or seafood dishes.

Grape Variety: 100% Chardonnay

Region: Canelones, Uruguay

Vineyard: Las Violetas

Age of the Vineyard: 25 years

Time of Harvest: February

Altitude: Seal level vineyards

Harvest Method: Hand picked

Viticulture & Winemaking: Grapes were hand picked and transported in small 16kg cases. Grapes are quickly transferred to the crusher where stems are separated. The must (juice and skins) is pressed in a delicate pneumatic press. The juice is then allowed to settle for 24 hours at 12°C to get rid of the thickest lees. Fermentation takes place in stainless steel tanks with spontaneous native yeasts at 16º C.

Oak Ageing: No oak.

Winemaker: Octavio Gioia

Alcohol: 13.5% vol.

Volume: 750ml

Residual Sugar: 1.9 gr/ litre

Standard Drinks: 7.9

Best Served: 10°

Vintage
2017
Grape Style
Chardonnay

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