At the competition of the world’s best chardonnays „Chardonnay du Monde“, held in France, the Chardonnay of Belje Wine Cellars has won a silver medal.
Chardonnay du monde is the biggest and most significant world competition of chardonnays, which was this year held for the 7th time, from March 10-13. In Saint Lager, in the French region of Burgundy three hundred professional wine judges graded 887 chardonnays from 37 countries, in accordance with strict judging rules. To testify how high the standards of the Chardonnay du monde competition really are, there is the fact that only a third of the participants have won a medal.
Having won a silver medal, the top quality Chardonnay of Belje Wine Cellars has shown its great potential in world class. This exceptional wine is available to all chardonnay lovers in stores and in many restaurants all over Croatia.
CHARDONNAY 2008, BELJE WINE CELLARS
The Top Quality Chardonnay of Belje Wine Cellars is a serious wine of straw-yellow hue, thick and consistent. Its intense aroma is fruity, reminiscent of nuts, molasses and grapefruit. The flavour is strong, full and well-rounded, with a fine balance of the basic components. The richness of sensation and great potential provide for the longevity of this wine. It is best served with white meat, pasta and to complement white fish.