8va Alta Blanc de Blancs Mendoza Argentina White - 750 ml
Grapes: Chardonnay 60% - one of the world’s most popular grapes, made in a wide range of styles from lean, sparkling Blanc de Blancs to rich, creamy white wines aged in oak (WineFolly)-. and Torrontés 40% - an aromatic white wine that originated in Argentina. The wine smells sweet, but is usually made in a dry style and the best Torrontés wines come from the high elevation vineyards in Salta, Argentina (WineFolly)-.
Location: Valle de Uco, Mendoza.
Altitude: 1100 meters above sea level. (3,600 ft)
Soil: Loam soil of alluvial origin - poor and rocky - is ideal for premium wines.
Aging : 12 months in new French oak barrels 60%, 6 months bottle aging.
WineMaker: Marcelo Pelleriti | Pedro Aznar.
Pairing: Soft cheeses, seafood.
Temperature: Serve between 14-16° C (57-61°F).