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2010 Altivo "Barrel Selection" Chardonnay-Viognier

Region: 
Uco Valley, Mendoza, Argentina

Tasting Notes

Taste notes: 

Intense greenish yellow color. Complex nose, with soft fruity aromas like pineapple, white peach and light vanilla hints from its barrel fermentation. A slight mineral aroma can also be detected. It has an important structure in the mouth, with a harmonious and elegant ending. A perfect candidate for smoked trout, white meats and vegetarian dishes. Serve at 8°-10°C.

Reviews

The 2010 Chardonnay (50%) - Viognier (50%) Altivo Barrel Selection saw 30% of the Chardonnay go through malolactic with 30% of the total blend aged in new French oak for 4 months. White peach, apricot, and poached pear aromas set the stage for a... Read more

87pts
Publication: Robert Parkers Wine Advocate
1 Dec, 2011

Technical Notes

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