Castello di Monsanto

Chardonnay Toscana I.G.T.

Estate grown 100% Chardonnay. Soft, round and concentrated with deep notes of minerality, apple and nectarine balanced within a silky texture and a lengthy finish.

APPELLATION:   I.G.T. Toscana

PRODUCTION ZONE:  Loc. Monsanto – Barberino Val d’Elsa  (Florence)

VARIETIES:  100% Chardonnay

VINIFICATION:  Fifty percent (50%) of the grapes are aged in French oak barrique with the remaining grapes vinified in stainless steel at a controlled temperature

AGING:  Three months rest in bottle.

COLOR:    Brilliant straw

AROMA:  Intense bouquet that combines mineral notes with apple, nectarines, nuts, and a touch of oak.

PALATE:    An exceptional  acidity that balances nicely with the fruit, weight, silky texture and length.

SERVING SUGGESTIONS: Veal, shellfish and chicken.

ALCOHOL:  13.5%