Maison Castel Sauvignon Blanc
Origin: This Sauvignon Blanc is designated a Côtes de Gascogne Protected Geographical Indication wine. Gascony is characterized by its temperate oceanic climate and is this aromatic grape variety’s preferred region as it enables it to reach optimal maturity. Its terroir endows the ripe grapes with lovely acidity reflected in the nice taut, fresh character of the wines.
Vinification: 100% Sauvignon Blanc. Chilling of the harvested grapes and protection from
oxydation. Direct pressing with stabulation depending on the must, followed by a low temperature static settling.
Fermentation is carried out between 16-18° in order to bring out the wine’s thiolated and exotic aromas. Ageing of the wine on the fine lees for around 2 months.
Appearance: Pale yellow
Nose: Intense on the nose with floral notes and mineral nuances
Palate: Lovely intensity giving way to beautiful elegance and freshness
Serving: Serve between 10-12°C
Food Pairing: As an aperitif or paired with seafood, oysters, vegetables and grilled fish