Chardonnay 2017 REIA - White Wine Goriska Brda - Slovenia.
The winegrower: The Reja Family.
Region: Goriška Brda, Slovenia.
Alc.: 14,5 % vol.
Volume: 750 ml.
Grape variety: Chardonnay.
Maceration 9 days in contact with skins and seeds in a stainless steel container. Gentle compression with a pneumatic press. Spontaneous fermentation. Natural maturing in oak barrique for 2 years.
Wine of deep straw-yellow color with delicate amber hues.
A ripe but restrained floral-fruity bouquet dominated by apples and citrus fruits. In the background, hints of peach and apricot are heard.
The wine is dry, medium-bodied, quite dense and slightly acerbic.
The finish is warm and long. It seems to be trying to complement the taste with new subtle shades.
Goes well grilled fatty fish, seafood pasta, crabs.
Serving temperature: 10 - 12°C.