Wine TerraMater Vineyard Chardonnay, 2010
Wine an attractive greenish-yellow color.
Complex flavor of this magnificent full-bodied wine differs crisp acidity and a long finish.
In a very pleasant, complex, fresh aroma of wine brightly colored tropical fruit, peach and banana infused with soft vanilla undertones.
The wine is excellent as an aperitif, goes well with spicy fish dishes, pasta, pasta with white sauce, salmon and other fatty fish, fondue and goat cheeses.
Chardonnay wine "TerraMater Chardonnay" grown on vines with low yields in the vineyard Kaperana. Because of the cool spring berries developed rather slowly, but the hot summer yielded ripe grapes with good balance and excellent health. Crushed and squeezed grapes were pressed at a temperature of 8 degrees, the juice stand at a similar temperature. After fermentation - partly in French oak barrels - at a temperature of 14-16 degrees, the wine is aged on the lees for several weeks. Malolactic fermentation was made. Ageing potential fault - at least three years. The wine has received a number of high ratings and awards at international competitions:
- 2001 vintage was awarded a bronze medal at the International Wine Challenge 2002 in the UK and marked evaluation "Excellent" by Guia de Vinos de Chile 2004;
- 1999 vintage won a silver medal at the Challenge International du Vin in France in 2000.
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 discover that the fertile soils of the Chilean viticulture engage easily and efficiently acquired vineyards. Today his business, but under his own name, continued docheri.Kompaniya 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!