Wine TerraMater, "Limited Reserve" Chardonnay, 2011
The wine is light yellow color with greenish reflections.
A full-bodied wine is created in a fruit style, with good acidity and a long finish.
The aroma of the wine reveals notes of citrus and peaches, with additions in the form of notes of exotic fruits and light hints of oak.
The wine is perfect as an aperitif, with pastas with white sauce, salmon, fatty fish, goat cheese fondue and.
A series of wines "Limited reserves" from TerraMater created from carefully selected grapes of better quality. Careful care of vines, manual harvesting, careful sorting of grapes and delicate aging in barrels - all to create great wines, among which Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz, Merlot, Chardonnay and most "titled" Wine of Chile - Sangiovese.
Wine "Limited Reserve" Chardonnay, 2011 is made from grapes harvested from vineyards Kaperana and Casablanca, giving small enough harvest. The grapes were harvested by hand early in the morning, during the third week of March. In the manufacture of wine, "Limited Reserve" Chardonnay occurs first one-day cold maceration at 10 ° C, then 25% of the wine passes alcoholic and malolactic fermentation in French oak barrels. Agitation sludge produced during 6 months. 75% fermented in stainless steel tanks and subjected malolactic fermentation. Aged in French oak barriques (25% - a new, 75% - annual). Before bottling the wine is not filtered. Wine "Limited Reserve" Chardonnay is obtained full-bodied and complex, in an interesting fruit style.
In 1996, three older sisters Canepa - Gilda, Edda and Antonieta - realize their dream by opening a new winery TerraMater. A passion for wine production has been part of their lives, because the family Canepa in winemaking since the 1930's. Once their father emigrated from Italy to Chile and to find that the fertile soils of the Chilean viticulture engage easily and efficiently acquired vineyards. Today his business, but under his own name, his daughter continued.
Company TerraMater born on exceptional grounds, on which there are numerous vineyards, full of noble varieties. TerraMater owns 500 hectares of land, washed with clean water with the Andean mountains. Here grow old, well-rooted vines, whose age ranges from 40 to 60 years, as well as the wonderful olive groves that produce the highest quality olive oil and apple orchards. Various structures, textures and depth of soil for growing a variety of grapes and produce wines of different character and style. Sisters Vineyards Canepa rich famous varieties as Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Carmenere, Sangiovese, Shiraz, Pinot Blanc, Petit Verdot and many others. One of the main directions of the company is to provide new and attractive flavors by blending wines from grapes with different characteristics. As the company said winemaker TerraMater Christian Vallejo: "TerraMater - this wine for any occasion and for all cases."
Huge investments in newly built new factory gave us TerraMater advantage over many of its competitors. Low cost, easy and high quality wines TerraMater often bring victory in international competitions!