TYPE: White wine
CS 12 SIZE: 750 ML
GRAPES: Sauvignon Blanc
DO: Maule Valley, Chile
WINERY: Tinajas del Maule
VINEYARDS, VINIFICATION AND AGING
TRAINING SYSTEM: Vertical system (15 years old)
PRUNING: Simple Guyot
YIELD: 7 Hl / Ha
HARVEST: Picked at midnight at the end of February when the fruit is cool and fresh, to capture the natural, crisp, fruit flavors.
PRE-FERMENTATION MACERATION: 6-8 hours under 5ºC (inox tank).
FERMENTATION: Slow, cold fermentation under 14ºC
TASTING NOTES: This bright Sauvignon is light-bodied but intense. A crisp acidity enhances elegant scents of ripe citrus, exceptional grapefruit aromas, hints of guava and tropical fruit flavors that linger through a long refreshing finish. The wine is balanced and thirst-quenching.
86 points Anthony Gismondi
23 September 2017
PAIRING: Enjoy this lively white wine with leafy salads, white fish, oysters or fresh cheese. An attractive wine for outdoor dining and midday social events. Great at casual and formal tables.
Imported by: Mas Vino Wine Broker Inc.