Mezzacorona Chardonnay Vigneti Delle Dolomiti IGT 2005

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Mezzacorona only vinifies grapes of its own production. PRODUCTION AREA Trentino - Hills along the Adige River (up to 1600 ft). CHARACTERISTICS Traditional vinification of white wine at controlled temperatures of around 18-20°C; straw-yellow in color, pleasant fragrance, fruity, fine, distinctive, dry flavor, harmonic, lightly aromatic. ALCOHOL LEVEL: 12.5% PAIRINGS Appetizers, soups, vegetables, fish. Excellent as an apéritif. SERVING TEMPERATURE: 50-54°F

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Mezzacorona:
Responsible for overseeing Gruppo Mezzacorona, the Mezzacorona Societa Cooperativa Agricola was founded in 1904 as one of the first growers associations in Italy.  Currently occupying just under 6,500 acres at the foot of the Italian Dolomites, Gruppo Mezzacorona which produces all Mezzacorona products, combines both the traditional pergola system of growing with the more modern espalie... Read more
Responsible for overseeing Gruppo Mezzacorona, the Mezzacorona Societa Cooperativa Agricola was founded in 1904 as one of the first growers associations in Italy.  Currently occupying just under 6,500 acres at the foot of the Italian Dolomites, Gruppo Mezzacorona which produces all Mezzacorona products, combines both the traditional pergola system of growing with the more modern espalier system for enological operations.  While staying true to the natural balance of the grapes, Mezzacorona is equipped with the most modern enological equipment allowing them to produce upwards of 8 million gallons of wine annually. Wine production focuses on quality white production with special attention paid to their Pinot Grigios and Chardonnays, both grapes coming from the Valle dell’ Adige section of the vineyards.  Red production is centered on the Teroldego, followed closely by their Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon, harvesting the grapes from the Piana Rotaliana and Lake Garda regions, respectively. Renowned for their consistent quality, Mezzacorona wines benefit from the unique landscape of the Trentino and Alto Adige regions of Italy.  For years Mezzacorona’s renowned winemakers have planted varietals in locations best suited for that varietal, being sure to takeg advantage of all the micro-climates the region has to offer. Read less

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Snooth User: GoinGray
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1.00 5
04/24/2010

Scent of hay and cashews. Flavor was toasty, similar to watery dry sherry. Has a clean finish.


Snooth User: kelsberg
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0.00 5
06/27/2009

Best wine I've ever tasted...goes with Steak, Fish Or Chicken. There is no wine like this one.



Mezzacorona only vinifies grapes of its own production. PRODUCTION AREA Trentino - Hills along the Adige River (up to 1600 ft). CHARACTERISTICS Traditional vinification of white wine at controlled temperatures of around 18-20°C; straw-yellow in color, pleasant fragrance, fruity, fine, distinctive, dry flavor, harmonic, lightly aromatic. ALCOHOL LEVEL: 12.5% PAIRINGS Appetizers, soups, vegetables, fish. Excellent as an apéritif. SERVING TEMPERATURE: 50-54°F

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