Tonel 46 Chardonnay
Wine is culture, tradition and history in Argentina. 46 casks were in Bodega Toneles in 2002 when the Millán family arrives for the first time and decides to use them as emblem for their reserve line.”.
50% Chardonnay from Uco Valley (1250 m.a.s.l.). & 50% Chardonnay from Lujan de Cuyo (800 m.a.s.l.)
91 Points Parker
The 2018 Tonel 46 Chardonnay is a new Chardonnay in the gastronomical style that combines balsamic and medicinal notes with aromas of creamy oak. It has a medium body with good acidity and a dry, serious and balanced finish, quite austere and sharp. It's varietal and fresh, ideal for food. Drink date: 2019-2022. Score - 91. (Luis Gutiérrez, robertparker.com, Oct. 31, 2019)
Chardonnay with gastronomical style that combines balsamic and medicinal notes with aromas of creamy oak, and a medium-body with good acidity and a dry, serious and balanced finish, Varietal and fresh, ideal for food."
Each Chardonnay component is elaborated separately. Each terroir have a different harvest time, but both wines have the same elaboration method.100% fermentation with indigenous yeasts. Traditional elaboration in stainless steel tanks for approximately 20 days at low temperatures, 15 º C. 100% malolactic fermentation. 60% of the volume is aged in French oak barrels. Then our winemaker choose among the best barrels in order to create this beautiful wine.
Bodega Toneles Tonel 46 Chardonnay