Borgo Santo Pietro’s Chardonnay is a splendid wine, harmoniously blending complexity and delicacy. With a soft yet intense colour and remarkable clarity, it catches the eye. The captivating mouthfeel offers a balanced, full-bodied experience, complemented by a velvety tannic texture and refreshing acidity. Resulting in a wine that strikes a fine balance between richness and freshness, leaving a lasting impression on the palate.
Grape variety: 21
Alcohol: 13.50% vol
Total acidity: 5.35 g/l
Residual sugars: 1.90 g/l
Vineyards: Istieto, Chiusdino – altitude 200 msl Soils: Galestro, marly calcareous schist; white clays
Training system: spurred cordon
Density of vines per hectare: 6250 plants
Harvest: by hand, in boxes, from 25th September
Fermentation temperature: 18°C
Colour: clear, bright with golden reflections
Nose: intense and complex aroma, fruity complemented by light vanilla, decisive
Mouth: full and well structured, with buttery and mineral notes
A white wine of great character and a remarkable body.
Borgo Santo Pietro’s Chardonnay is a splendid wine that embodies complexity and delicacy in perfect harmony. Its colour is soft yet very intense, with remarkable clarity that catches the eye. On the nose, one can discern inviting notes of intense and complex fruity aromas, accompanied by subtle hints of vanilla, adding an intriguing touch.
The mouthfeel of this Chardonnay is captivating, offering a full-bodied experience that remains balanced and not overpowering. The velvety tannic texture adds a layer of sophistication, while the wine’s good acid freshness enlivens the palate. The overall result is a wine that strikes a fine balance between richness and freshness, leaving a lasting impression. Borgo Santo Pietro’s Chardonnay is a testament to the winery’s dedication to crafting wines of exceptional quality. Its complexity is met with a delicate touch, delivering an intense and gratifying experience for wine enthusiasts.
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Our Chardonnay wine is a perfect match for dishes based on fish, and shellfish, as well as complex salads and light vegetable-based first courses. When it comes to complex salads incorporating eggs or bacon, our Chardonnay brings a delightful interplay of flavours. For light vegetable-based first courses, our Chardonnay provides a refreshing accompaniment.