Chardonnay "Cuvée des Reines"
Alpine Chardonnay from Valais, a summer one
For the white in the superb "Cuvée des Reines" selection, Biollaz and Giroud chose this lovely pale yellow Chardonnay.
About this vintage
- Chardonnay 100%
- 13 %
- Last tasted
- May 10th 2017
- Keep until
- Bottle Size
More about this wine
In the nose, all exotic fruit and flower garden. In the mouth, white peach and mild honey, finishing with toasted vanilla.
Eat with antipasto or tapas, seafood, alpine cheeses - or just drink on its own.
Serve at 10-12°C. ABV 12.8%.
Ben says (May 2017): This is a lovely, elegant wine. The pure aromas and flavours of Chardonnay remain perfectly. Please do not think of tasting this wine if you prefer a high-oak blockbuster. This is a wine for those who like the grape to be shown at its best.