Country of Origin: Argentina
Region: LAS COMPUERTAS AND PARAJE ALTAMIRA, UCO VALLEY
Type: White Wine
Grape Variety: Chardonnay
Why We Love This Wine
Yellow with golden hues imbued with a fresh & fruity character of white peach, pear, and pineapple infused with citrus hints. It provides a complex and elegant nose of white rose & brioche with underlying notes of hazelnut & vanilla.
Winemaker / Tasting Notes
The Heart of Terrazas, a layered very balanced expression of every varietal from Terrazas' own vineyards rooted in the best terroirs of Mendoza.
IDENTITY: Terrazas Reserva Chardonnay is a blend of the emblematic vineyards of the Estate which owns the largest terroir for cool-climate Chardonnay vineyards of Argentina, planted as high as 1620 meters. Each vineyard's grapes have unique aromas that reflect the specific altitude and soil. When put together in Terrazas Reserva, they become facets of a layered and complex expression of Mendoza terroirs.
Color: Yellow with golden hues
Nose: This Chardonnay delivers a fresh and fruity character of white peach, pear and pineapple with citric hints. Aromas of white roses and brioche appear together with subtle notes of hazelnut and vanilla. A complex and elegant nose.
Palate: Finely integrated and elegant. Perfect balance between its velvety texture and high acidity.
FOOD PAIRING EXAMPLES: Ideal to pair with seafood stuffed pasta, fatty fish with spicy sauces and white meats. This wine also pairs beautifully with Manchego, goat cheese or 24-month Comte, fresh or in fondue.