Lapostolle Cuvée Alexandre Chardonnay

Sourced from Atalayas Vineyard, in the heart of the Chilean Costal Cordillera at only 22 km away from the Pacific Ocean, Cuvée Alexandre wines express the dedication to quality and the expression of the terroir of Lapostolle.

“It is day after day that the sun rises and enlights Atalayas many different exposures. This brings to life our Cuvée Chardonnay, its unique complexity and elegance“
Jacques Begarie, Chief Winemaker.

Certified Carbon Neutral.

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VARIETALS
100% Chardonnay

VINTAGE
2016

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Description

TECHNICAL DATA
Alcohol 14.5%

APPEARANCE
Bright yellow with golden edge.

NOSE
Incredible expression of sweet spices as clove along with fresh fruit aromas such as lychee and quince.

PALATE
The palate is elegant, with high volume in the mouth and vibrant long lasting finish.

AGEING
56% of the wine was aged for 11 months. 46% in new French oak barrel, 10% second and third use French oak barrel.
No malolactic fermentation was done.

PAIRING
Gizzards grilled with lemon dressing, grouper fish gratin and octopus with prawns.

RATINGS

93pts 

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90pts

4.0

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