Sauvignon Blanc Reserva

Sauvignon Blanc Reserva

Región: Maule Valley
Alcohol: 13%
Suelo: Sandy loam
Acidez total: 6 g/L
Azúcar residual: 2 g/L

Clima

MCool temperate climate with a Mediterranean rainfall regime, moderately warm summers (influence of the Andes mountains) and very rainy winters.

Suelo

Shallow alluvial soils of sandy loam, brownish-gray, rocky; subsoil composed of boulders and rounded rocks in sandy matrix.

Viticultura

Age of vines: 8 years
Vine management system: Trellis
Density: 3,330 plants/hectare (1,350 plants/acre)
Yield: 12 tons/hectare (4.9 metric tons/acre)
Harvest method: Hand picking, with double selection in vineyard, in the first week of March.

Vinificación

Fermentation: Starts with active dry yeast (Cerevisiae); temperature 14-16 degrees Celsius (57-61 Fahrenheit); fermentation managed by a reductive method with minimal aeration, protecting the wine from oxidation.
Aging: Batonnage with lees in stainless steel vats for two months.

Nota de cata

Appearance: Bright greenish yellow.
Nose: Intense nose of gooseberry, fresh hay, asparagus and apple.
In mouth: Elegant with pleasant acidity and a long finish.