Touraine Sauvignon Blanc, La Java des Grandes Espérances

Touraine Sauvignon Blanc, La Java des Grandes Espérances

Sauvignon Blanc ripens well in the relatively cool climate around the town of Tours. Here, it develops aromatic aromas whilst maintaining a fresh acidity. After harvesting, the crushed grapes are macerated on their skins for 12 hours in order to extract the aromatic precursors; this is followed by pressing and then a fermentation at around 15°C. Before bottling the wine is matured on its fine lees to develop the mouth-feel and aromas further. It shows aromas of exotic fruit with subtle blackcurrant leaf, th

  • Type: White
  • Country: France
  • Region: Loire Valley
  • Vintage: 2016
  • Producer: Saget La Perrière
  • Primary grape: Sauvignon
  • Bottle size: 75cl
  • List price: £9.38
  • Code: 34804
  • Expression: Leaf