The grapes come from vineyards located in Villa Alegre, 285 km south of Santiago, in Maule Valley.
This place has a Mediterranean-like climate, with mild winters and dry summers, with marked range of temperatures between day and night.
This allows the grapes to get ripe tannins, as well as excellent aromas and color concentration.
Soils are a combination of sand and volcanic ash and the flat terrain gets and superb sunlight exposition. Yields are carefully controlled to produce concentrated wines, excellent quality and elegance.
Camino del Chile indicates the direction of Bodegas De Aguirre, today known as VDA, Viña de Aguirre, from their origins and their ancestors towards excellence. Classified as AA Company under the BRC Global Standards Quality Program.
VARIETALS 100% Chardonnay
TECHNICAL DATA Alcohol 12.5%
APPEARANCE Bright yellow color.
NOSE Intense aromas of citrus and tropical fruits.
PALATE In the palate is balanced with predominance of pineapple and peaches. It has a great persistence and a fresh harmony.
VINIFICATION The must is fermented in stainless steel tanks with selected yeasts at temperatures ranging from 12° to 14°C during a twenty-day period allowing the extraction varietals aromas.
Prior to bottling, the wines are stabilized and filtered carefully to keep all the fruit.
PAIRING It matches appetizers, green salads, seafood, poultry and young cheeses.