Tenuta Maria Teresa Leudo 2016 - Chardonnay IGT Toscana

Wine name Tenuta Maria Teresa Leudo

Denomination Chardonnay IGT Toscana

Vintage 2016
Production area Tenuta Maria Teresa, Colline Lucchesi
Oenologist Massimo Motroni
Soil mainly sandy with presence of magnesium and silicium
Grape variety 100% Chardonnay
Exposure facing Est
Average vineyards age 18 years
Altitude 180 mt a.s.l.
Training system guyot
Vine stocks per ha 5500
Yield per ha in Kg 6000
Average year production 3.500 bottles/year

Harvest The grapes were produced in respect of the organic certification, with biodynamic methods. Manual harvest in 15 Kg perforated plastic boxes. Bunch selection according to ripening.
Vinification The grapes were destemmed and then macerated at low temperature for 12 hours. Soft pressing, decantation of the must and fermentation at controlled temperature, with indigenous yeast. Maturing on fine lees for 6 months. A little quantity of wine is refined in barrique.
Maturing The wine is bottled in the spring following the harvest and put on the market before the summer. Certified organic wine by ICEA.
Colour Bright straw yellow, with green nuances.
Bouquet Hints of tropical fruits, banana, quince, mango, pineapple. Pleasant, intense and clean bouquet.
Taste The wine is harmonious and well balanced. Fresh and pleasant at the beginning. The taste is intense, with hints of tropical fruits. Good persistence.
Alcohol 13,5 % by Vol

Riconoscimenti Maria Teresa Leudo

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