£81.39/ btl 0.75 L
Details for Catena Adrianna White Bones Chardonnay 2017
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Catena Zapata wines have, to put it frankly, revolutionised the American wine scene since the company began to produce wines from parcels or very specific vineyards. Among the whites are its extraordinary White Bones, White Stones and River Stones. They are still not widely known, with very limited production, yet really spectacular.
These three wines originate from the Adrianna vineyard, in Gualtallary, and each one has its own personality. White Bones, which concerns us here, has its origins in soils that are more calcareous by nature; it shows great acidity and is very refined and perfumed. With the oak perfectly integrated, it's spicy, having notes of dried fruit and nuts and a seductive minty freshness. Magnificent and amazing.
Bodega Catena Zapata
In keeping with family tradition, Nicolás Catena Zapata is now the third generation to run the winery and can count on daughter Laura to follow in his footsteps. They have been able to make the most of terroir best described as poor, yet exceptional, holding to the firm belief that these particular lands possess hidden qualities, excellent for grape-growing. The wine-making philosophy of Nicolás Catena lies in the art of blending fruit from different vineyards. Despite the ...