Wine Veranda Sauvignon Blanc, 2010
Wine of bright straw color.
The taste of wine is dry, fresh, with delicate acidity, with bright notes of pear, apple, lime and minerals, with a spicy finish.
Wine with an elegant aroma of green apple, citrus and jasmine, with subtle hints of ginger and minerals.
The wine is perfect with seafood - oysters, clams, fish and poultry.
Veranda Sauvignon Blanc wine is made from grapes 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. The grapes are harvested by hand and subjected to a thorough sorting. Part enduring fault in stainless steel tanks, and a portion - in oak casks. As a result, the wine was very rich, and the rich taste and aroma, with a very gentle acidity and a nice spicy finish.
"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.