Hoya de Cadenas Chardonnay
Type of wine: White Varietal
Appellation of Origin: Utiel – Requena
Grape varieties: 100% Chardonnay
Alcohol content: 12.5%
The Hoya de Cadenas Estate, 90 km inland from the city of Valencia is a winemaking paradise situated at 800m above see level. The Chardonnay variety is one of the most recognised and widespread white varieties in the world and is very well adapted to the unique climatic conditions at the Hoya de Cadenas Estate. The vineyard is located in clay and limestone soils and the significant difference between night and day temperatures allows for an intense concentration of polyphenols.
Recommended with seafood, salads, and all kind of white meat.
This brilliant Chardonnay has an outstanding pale yellow colour. On the nose its intense aromas comprises of a mixture between tropical fruit and ripe apple. In the mouth it is very fresh with a good balance between acidity and fruit. The lengthy mouth-watering finish is marked by crisp green apple aromas.
- Peñín Guide (Spain)
- 5 stars ~ Best Value for Money
- AWC Vienna (Austria)
- La Semana Vitivinícola Guide (Spain)
- 90 Points