Chardonnay

2019AOC Schaffhausen

A play of buttery vanilla tones, matured in wooden barrels made of Schaffhausen oak; light mocha and hazelnut scent. Abundance, a nice acidity and a lot of creaminess ensure a long finish.

75 cl

CHF21.00 inkl. MwSt.

Out of stock

Grape variety

100% Chardonnay

Gastronomic recommendation

seafood, lobster, wild salmon, poultry, salty popcorn, mature cheese

Serving temperature

10–12 °C

Shelf life

4 years

Harvest

In October during the main grape harvest

Winemaking

The grapes are hand- picked and processed with great care. After fermentation in new and used Schaffhauser oak barrels and biological acid degradation, a five-month batonnage (stirring the yeast) takes place on the yeast store.

Characteristics

A classic Chardonnay with apple and pear notes, accompanied by beautifully integrated roasted and yeast aromas. The batonnage gives this chardonnay a luxurious, creamy taste. With its persistent length, this Chardonnay is a real pleasure.

Aging

6 months in Schaffhausen oak barrels

Special about the wine

Production quantity: 1500 bottles

Awards

Gold

vintage 2015: AWC Vienna

vintage 2014 (one of the Top 6): AWC Vienna

vintage 2013: AWC Vienna

Silver

vintage 2015: Decanter World Wine Award

Bronze

vintage 2014: Decanter World Wine Award