Chardonnay 2017

LUCA

Chardonnay
2017

Product code
569277
Format
12 x 750ml
Listing type
Open
Status
Available
Country
Argentina
Regulated designation
Geographical Indication (GI)
Region
Mendoza
Subregion
Valle de Uco
Varietal(s)
Chardonnay 100 %
Color
White
Sugar
Dry
Availability
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About this winery

Laura Catena, daughter of famous Argentine wine pioneer, Nicolas Catena, was born in Buenos Aires. At the age of 14, her family moved to Berkeley, California where her father had taken a teaching position in the Economics Department. Laura went on to attend Harvard University, where she graduated magna cum laude in biology, and then she returned to the west coast, to Stanford University, to pursue a medical degree graduating in 1992. Today, Laura Catena is a practicing emergency-room physician....

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Press reviews

James Suckling

- 94 points -

April 2018

A dense and layered chardonnay with lots of sliced cooked apples and pears. Some smoke and toasted oak. Dried pineapple, too. Shows richness and beauty. Full-bodied,succulent and delicious. More fruit-forward. A tangy finish

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