Casillero Del Diablo Reserva Chardonnay 2014 is elegant,expressive and long lasting. It develops aromas of vanilla and pineapple,coupled with citrus.This wine will match perfectly with Poultry,Seafood or Salad.
Casillero Del Diablo Reserva Chardonnay is a wine from Aconcagua,region of Chile ,Aconcagua is one of the five principal wine regions of Chile. It includes all wine-growing areas in Valparaíso Region. The Aconcagua wine region is composed of three minor wine districts; Casablanca Valley, Aconcagua Valley and Leyda Valley. Aconcagua is a wine producing region located 65 km (40 mi) north of Santiago in the east of the Valparaíso Region. The small, 1098 hectare winegrowing area is well known for its red wines, which have earned international acclaim. The main grapes varieties are : Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, Carmenere, and Sauvignon Blanc for the white one.
Casillero Del Diablo Reserva Chardonnay is located in Aconcagua's sub-region of Casablanca Valley ,The Casablanca Valley is located 75 km northwest of the capital city Santiago, the Casablanca Valley was first planted to vine in the mid-1980s and quickly become known for its white wines (mainly Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay) and also for the pinot noir wines. The proximity of the Andes and the Pacific ocean made a typical Mediterranean cool climates which is ideal for top quality vine growing.
In the closing years of the 19th century Don Melchor de Concha y Toro discovered that his most treasured wines had been pilfered from the casillero (cellar) beneath his family home. To discourage further theft, the enterprising Don spread a rumor that his deepest, darkest cellars were haunted by the devil. Today, the original Concha y Toro family estate, complete with its Devil's Cellar, is Chile's leading tourist destination!
This wine is 30% fermented in French oak and aged eight months on the lees. The remaining 70% is aged 8 months in stainless steel. 10% undergoes malolactic fermentation.