GREEK WINES

Chardonnay White Douloufakis 2016

Protected Geographical Indication "CRETE"

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CHARDONNAY  White Dry wine

 

A fruity and refreshing white dry wine made from Chardonnay 100%. Chardonnay from modest beginnings in Crete, only two decades ago has evolved into a very successful grape for Cretan white wines, attesting to its versatility and adaptability.


 

In the area of Dafnes, near Heraklion (Crete), at 350 metres above sea level.


 

Classic white vinification with fermentation in stainless steel tanks, at a temperature of 18°C.


 

Alcohol : 13,4% vol
Residual sugar: 1,7 gr/lt
Total acidity: 6,1 gr/lt
Total Sulfur: 62 mg/lt


 

750ml


 

The wine is fresh and not intended for ageing. Therefore, early consumption is recommended.


 

Light gold color. Rich body, buttery creamy wine of intense flavor concentration and great complexity.


 

Should be served at 9-10°C and it is best enjoyed with seafood, shellfish, fresh soft white cheese or fruit.




Douloufakis Chardonnay Awards

Chardonnay Awards

Year Country Competition/Degustation Vintage Distinction
2011 Greece Thessaloniki I.W.S.C. 2010 Silver medal
2008 France Challenge International du Vin 2007 Bronze medal
2007 France Challenge International du Vin 2006 Silver medal
2006 France Challenge International du Vin 2005 Bronze medal
2003 France Challenge International du Vin 2002 Silver medal