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2018 Chakana Estate Torrontes

Producer: Chakana
Country/Region: Argentina - Mendoza

The wine shows the typical aromas of Torrontes (white flowers, lychee, peach) balanced be a refreshing acidity. Mineral texture due do the rocky soil of the vineyard. Elegant, dry and clean finish.

2018 Chakana Estate Torrontes

Vintage: 2018
Grape Varietals: 100% Torrontes
ABV: 14%
Aging: aged for 6 months in French Oak barrels
Serving Temp: 50-55°F
Closure: Stelvin(Screwcap)

Wine Making Notes:

Torrontes grapes are sourced from Gualtallari, an outstanding terroir in the Uco Valley, located at more than 4000ft of altitude. The aim of this wine is combining the aromatic richness of the Torrontes with the mineral, chalky structure typical of this area of Mendoza.
It is grown on Sandy loam over calcium carbonate coated gravels.
Fermentation with Indigenous yeast.
Wine went through Malolactic fermentation.
aged for 6 months in French Oak barrels.


Pairings:

Crabcakes and seafood pasta.

Product Formats:

Item Number Unit Units/Case Type UPC - bottle SCC - case SRP/Unit
AR1EE881183TRS 750ml 6 Glass 7 84585 02393 3 1 07 84585 02393 6 $17.99