Maison Castel Sauvignon Blanc (750ml)
This Sauvignon Blanc is designated a Côtes de Gascogne Protected Geographical Indication wine. Gascony is characterized by its temperate oceanic climate and is this aromatic grape variety’s preferred region as it enables it to reach optimal maturity. Its terroir endows the ripe grapes with lovely acidity reflected in the nice taut, fresh character of the wines.
Vinification 100% Sauvignon Blanc. Chilling of the harvested grapes and protection from oxydation. Direct pressing with stabulation depending on the must, followed by a low temperature static settling. Fermentation is carried out between 16-18° in order to bring out the wine’s thiolated and exotic aromas. Ageing of the wine on the fine lees for around 2 months. Appearance: Pale yellow Nose: Intense on the nose with floral notes and mineral nuances Palate: Lovely intensity giving way to beautiful elegance and freshness Serve between 10-12°C Best enjoyed within 1-2 years As an aperitif or paired with seafood, oysters, vegetables and grilled fish Salmon tartare