La Celia Pioneer Chardonnay
Item #: AM628
Argentina - Uco Valley (Mendoza)
La Celia Pioneer, the first
in the Uco Valley. Eugenio Bustos began his pioneering journey in an effort to
fulfill his dream. This wine is the fruit of his labor.
Its hints of tropical and
citrus flavors make this Chardonnay from Uco Valley a fresh and refreshing
wine. On the palate, this wine offers unique mineral notes.
2016 Vintage: 92 POINTS (James Suckling)
more about the
Eugenio Bustos arrived in
the Uco Valley and planted the first Malbec vines which he had received in exchange
for his finest breed of horse. In 1890, he founded La Celia Winery to honor his
daughter Celia. Today we continue his tradition, producing wines which reflect
the true expression of this unique terroir.