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Date Printed: 4/23/2014
Los Vascos Chardonnay 2012
Los Vascos Chardonnay 2012
(search item no. 123769)
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PRICE ON 4/23/2014: $10.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2010 The Wine Advocate rating: 88 points
2010 International Wine Cellar rating: 88 points
2008 International Wine Cellar rating: 88 points
2007 International Wine Cellar rating: 88 points
2005 Wine Enthusiast rating: 88 points
2005 International Wine Cellar rating: 88 points
2002 Wine Spectator rating: 85 points

Winemaker's Notes:

The 2012 Chardonnay has a light, brilliant yellow robe. The nose unveils pineapple, green banana, grapefruit, physalis or golden berries, apricot and almond aromas. Fresh and balanced on the palate with a pleasant finish.

Ideal as an aperitif or the perfect match for fish, oysters, poultry, and some mild cheeses.

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About Los Vascos:

Los Vascos traces its roots to approximately 1750 and to the original vineyard of Miguel Echenique. The vineyard passed down through the family throughout the succeeding centuries.

The acquisition of 50% of Los Vascos by Rothschild (Lafite) in 1988 was the result of a careful search among more than one hundred Chilean wines for one that could meet their criteria for excellence. A team of winemakers from Domaine Barons de Rothschild (Lafite) control the viticulture, harvest, maceration, fermentation and aging of the wines at Los Vascos. Strict control of yields from the estate and adherence to the winemaking techniques of Chateau Lafite result in wines of high quality, whose characteristics do not escape connoisseurs. All production is estate bottled.