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CHARDONNAY
SUNSHINE TILIA 2015

WINE DISTRICT
Vipava Valley, SW SLOVENIA

VINTAGE: 2015

VARIETY: 100% Chardonnay

VINEYARD: Potoce (1.0 ha, altitude 120 m a.s.l.),
Nad hiso (0,5ha, altitude 190 m a.s.l.)
6000 vines/ha, average plant age 12 years,
single guyot training system.

SOIL: flish/clay

WINE YIELD: 60 hL/ha

HARVESTING: hand picked

BOTTLING: March 2016

PRODUCTION: 180 cases


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WINE TECHNOLOGY: 90 % of the juice steel tank fermented, 10% barrel fermented, active batonaging four months, filtrated before bottling.

WINE CARACTERISTICS:
Alc: 13.5 vol. %
Sugar cont.: 2.0 g/L
Acidity: 6.2 g/L

RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 10-12C

WINE DESCRIPTION: Wine is smooth, rich in taste, fruity and creamy. Matured apple notes are combined with some orange skin.
Long buttery finish.

FOOD AND WINE
Recommended with all spicy seafood, pasta and risotto, also well with white meat.