Casa Marin - Estero Vineyard Sauvignon Gris 2011White Wine
The vineyard is on loamy, clay, volcanic soil and has a Southern exposure. The altitude is 90m - 120m. The grapes were handpicked during the last week of March and first week of April and had skin contact for 1 day before natural fermentation; 30% in stainless steel and 70% in French oak barrels for 6 months. The wine was bottled in October
The wine is a mid straw colour and is clean and bright. The nose shows intense soft white fruits with a touch of vanilla and the palate has complex ripe fruit, delicate floral characters, balanced acidity with a peppery finish. This is a voluptuous wine.
Enjoy now with white meat, white fish, oysters and seafood