2016 Chardonnay "Reserva" Unoaked (Apaltagua, Viña)
Vina Apaltagua, Chardonnay "Reserva" Unoaked, Casablanca Valley, Chile 2016100% Chardonnay PASSIONFRUIT & ZESTY TANGERINE, CRISP, BOLD TROPICAL PERSONALITY From Apaltagua's vineyards in Chile's cooler Casablanca Valley, this fiercely tropical Chardonnay represents a delightful collision of powerful ripeness and crisp mouthwatering acidity, lending an impression of both intensity and refreshing brightness. Citrus, mango, and passionfruit flow freely, and the estate has overwhelmingly succeeded in its goal of showcasing a very bright, concentrated, and completely unoaked side of Chardonnay. Serving Suggestion: Deviled blue crabs incorporating grated gouda, parmesan, & onions w/ black pepper & chives. Minced sea bass ceviche w/ mint, & cilantro.