Wine Veranda Sauvignon Blanc, 2009
The wine is light yellow-olive color.
Fruity wine is balanced and fresh, expressive, with notes of lychee and mango, lively acidity and a long crisp finish.
In a complex aroma of wine elegant attractive shades of tropical fruits - passion fruit, pink grapefruit, mango, citrus fruit, gooseberry and mineral nuances.
The wine is perfect with seafood - oysters, clams, fish and poultry.
The grapes for "Veranda Sauvignon Blanc" grown in the valley of the Bio-Bio, which is the southernmost wine-growing valley in Chile. It is located 500 km south of Santiago and 50 km from the Pacific Ocean. Due to the cooler climate with moderate maximum temperatures, the influence of the sea and 1200 mm of rainfall a year, the grapes ripen slowly, berries saturated balanced taste and natural acidity. Alluvial and volcanic stones, sand and clay soils on the one hand create a shortage of nutrients for the vines, on the other - create the preconditions for the expression of fresh mineral taste of berries. Shutter "Veranda Sauvignon Blanc" vintage 2009 can be called experimental: 20% of the wine aged in stainless steel tanks, the rest - in oak barrels. As a result, the wine was very rich, and the rich taste and aroma, which could not fail to note the specialists. "Veranda Sauvignon Blanc" won the silver medal at the competition Selection Mondiales de Vins 2010 in Canada.
"The expression of perfection and elegance!" - Sounds so basic concept of a young Chilean winery Veranda (Veranda). Established in 1989, the winery has reached the highest quality standards, developing a magnificent wine. The secret of success lies Balconies and uniqueness in a perfect combination of two components - the best experience of Burgundy wine, as well as innovation and superb terroir of Chile. Burgundian tradition brought to the company chief winemaker - Pascal Marchand. Born in Montreal, Marchand received a lot of experience of winemaking in Burgundy, in such famous farms as Domaine des Comte Armand and Domaine de la Vougeraie. He also worked at the winery Joseph Phelps Freestone, advised the economy of Argentina, Australia, Greece, USA. As for the terroir, that has long been known that Chile - a country with an exceptional climate and great soil for growing grapes, as well as a convenient geographical location, which is naturally insulates and protects the wine regions from all four sides. Balconies vineyards are located in the central and southern parts of the country, in the valleys of Colchagua and Bio Bio. Employees Balconies, with great respect to the traditions concerning the processing of grapes, using the force of gravity and the latest technology, allowing as little as possible to touch the berries.