Wine Baron Philippe de Rothschild, "Mapu Reserva" Sauvignon Blanс, 2013
The wine is pale yellow with a greenish tinge.
The taste of wine is fresh and full-bodied, with bright and attractive shades of tropical fruits. The finish is long.
The aroma of wine is thin and delicate, with hints of apple, gooseberry, lime, acacia flowers and clover.
Great wine as an aperitif, goes well with Brie cheese, goat cheese, chicken, crab, fish with lemon sauce, oysters, pasta in cream sauce or with a light sauce of fish, pork, scallops, shrimp, smoked fish, smoked seafood, tomatoes , salads.
"Mapu Reserva" - a series of elegant Chilean wines that have alluring tones of fruit with hints of oak. The label is decorated in a typical Chilean style, as if inviting to get acquainted with the culture and winemaking in Chile.
Wine "Mapu Reserva" Sauvignon Blans made from grapes Sauvignon Blanc from the best vineyards of the Central Valley of Chile. In the production of wine maceration wort is carried out on grape skins for a more complete extraction of flavor and aroma of berries. After a light pressing, the wort is sent to stand at low temperature for subsequent removal of the precipitate. Alcoholic fermentation is carried out at a temperature of not more than 18 ° C in order to maintain full flavor and aroma. Wine is aged in barrels for more than 4 months, then quickly bottled, preserving its freshness and flavor.
In September 1997, the company Philippe de Rothschild SA, through its subsidiary Baron Phillippe de Rothschild Maipo Chile, began production of two Chilean varietals: Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay. The range of wines was supplemented next year with two new wines: Merlot and Sauvignon Blanc. In the future, the winery has developed, increasing volumes and expanding production. Currently, the production of wine used for about 30% of its own grapes, and the rest is purchased from winegrowers with whom the company has entered into an exclusive agreement. Entirely from grapes from its own vineyards wine farms produce line Escudo Rojo, a more simple, such as "Mapu" and "Mapu Reserva", - purchased from other farms.