Torres Milmanda 2016

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Torres Milmanda 2016

1,000 years of history. Milmanda was part of a route of medieval castles that sheltered Christians during the period of the Reconquista. The 12th century brought peace to the region and with it the return of winegrowing. In the vineyards around the castle, Familia Torres now grows Chardonnay to produce this exclusive wine.

• Aged in new French oak
for 6 months followed by
10 months of lees ageing
• 92 points Decanter.com
Region:
Conca de Barberá
Producer:
Familia Torres
ABV:
13.5%

Torres Milmanda 2016

DO: Conca de Barberà
Grape varieties: Chardonnay
Date grapes picked: From the 7th of September


Winemaking:
Type of fermentation: Barrel fermented (100%) and later partial
malolactic fermentation (50%).
Number of days of fermentation: 2-3 weeks
Fermentation temperature: 16ºC
Ageing: Aged in 300-liter barrels (60% new oak) for 4–6 months.
Followed by 10 months of lees aging in vats.
Bottling month: March of 2018
Technical data:
Alcohol level: 13,5% vol.
pH: 3.19
Total acidity: 5,3 g/L (tartaric a.)
Residual sugar: 0.6 g/L
Allergy advice: Contains sulfites
Stored under the right conditions, the wine will hold its potential
for the next: 4-6 years

Vintage comments:
The 2016 growth season experienced normal precipitation
levels in keeping with the annual average. Temperatures
were within normal range during the vegetative cycle, with
spells of warmer weather.


Awards:
· 2015 vintage: 94 points, Decanter 2018
· 2015 vintage: 93 points, JamesSuckling.com 2018
· 2015 vintage: Gold Medal, International Wine
Challenge 2017
· 2015 vintage: 90 points, Decanter
· 2014 vintage: 90+ puntos, Wine Advocate 2018
· 2014 vintage: 94 points, JamesSuckling.com 2017
· 2013 vintage: 91 points, Wine Advocate 2018
· 2012 vintage: 90 points, Wine Advocate 2016
· 2012 vintage: Gold Medal, Chardonnay du Monde
2014
· 2012 vintage: The Global Masters - Gold Medal, The
Drinks Business 2013

Estate of origin: Milmanda
Location: Conca de Barberà
Story: 1,000 years of history. Milmanda was part of a route of
medieval castles that sheltered Christians during the period of
the Reconquista. The 12th century brought peace to the region
and with it the return of winegrowing. In the vineyards around
the castle, the Torres family now grows Chardonnay to produce
this exclusive wine.

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Bottles Per Case 6
Vintage 2016
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