Château des Tourtes

Cuvée Classique Blanc
  • Category: AOC Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux / Blanc / Château des Tourtes
  • Appellation: Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux
  • Color: White
  • Surface area : 7 hectares
  • Soil: Silicious-clay with graveley sub-soil
  • Age of vineyard: 15 years and more
  • Grape varieties: 80 % Sauvignon, 20 % Sémillon
  • Yield: 55 hl/ha
  • Production: 50 000 bottles
  • Winemaking: All the grapes are pressed together and cold-settled at 8°C for 4 days. Temperature- controlled fermentation during 12 days at 18 °C. Aged 6 months in stainless-steel tanks on lees.
  • Tasting Notes: Pale yellow color with green highlights. Pleasant, aromatic nose, with overtones of citrus and floral blossoms. In mouth: very good balance, a pleasant body.
  • Food pairing: Aperitif. Uncooked entrees, salmon or scallop carpaccio, sea food and oysters. Excellent with a different fish, baked or steamed.
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