Peach, nectarines, lemon on the nose, fleshly pure white fruit on the palate and a finish that lingers and lingers.This Pinot Bianco is exclusively from grapes from the Penon vineyard, which hangs over the town of Margé. There are a couple of elements making this vineyard pretty special; it’s between 2300 and 2800 ft above sea level, sheltered meaning you can get lovely long hang times, the vines are also kept in check by pretty unforgiving soil, a mix of chalk and gravel. The gravel too helps radiate heat to the tiny berries that are produced.
2019 Los Olivos Chardonnay Familia Zuccardi Mendoza
Price per bottle - £12.99 inc.VAT
Some years before 1950, engineer Alberto ‘Tito’ Zuccardi arrived in Mendoza from Tucumán, the small province in northwest Argentina where his Italian grandparents had settled many years before. He began...