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Carrau Juan Carrau Sauvignon Blanc 2013



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Grape Variety: 100% Sauvignon Blanc
Tasting Notes: White with green tinges, intense on the nose, with fruit and slightly herbal bouquet. Aroma notes of passion fruit and citrus are evident in this mature style of this variety, which gives a pleasant aroma complexity. Dry and lively crisp on the palate. Very enjoyable to drink cold. Ideal to serve with spicy seafood or salads, as well as with white meats.

 

Vineyard: Cerro Chapeu – Rivera, Uruguay.
Age of the Vineyard: 25 years old
Time of Harvest: 27th January 2013
Altitude: 300 metres above sea level

 

Harvest Method: Hand-picked
Winemaking: Great care has been taken to prevent oxidation during the process of the juice press. Fermented at 13°C with a selected native yeast strain, and bottled soon after the fermentation has completed.
Winemaker: Francisco Carrau

 

Alcohol: 13.2% vol.
Volume: 750 ml
Residual sugars: 1.4 gr/litre
Standard Drinks: 7.8
Peak drinking: 2012 - 2014
Best Served: 10°C
Ageing: Unoaked