Chateau Sainte-Marie 2020 Vieilles Vignes Entre-Deux-Mers Blanc AOC

Chateau Sainte-Marie 2020 Vieilles Vignes Entre-Deux-Mers Blanc AOC

Item Number: 15455

UPC: 3-760002310077

Country: France
Region: Bordeaux
Sub Region: Entre-Deux-Mers
Appellation/AVA: Entre-Deux-Mers AOC
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Vintage: 2020
Grape(s): Sauvignon Blanc / Semillon / Muscadelle
Type: Wine - White
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Pack: 12
Closure: Cork
Viticulture: Practicing Organic
Soil Type: Clay and chalk

Winemaking Notes: The fruit for this wine comes from a selection of low yielding old vines. Wine ferments at a low temperature, between 10 and 15 degrees. Grapes are gently pressed and fermented in stainless steel tanks. Wine ages in stainless steel tanks with a steering of the lees each week.

Tasting Notes: On the nose, this wine has notes of white flowers and citrus fruit, including white grapefruit. On the palate, the wine is fresh and complex. Potential aging period of 2 to 4 years.

Reviews

  • Vinous
    Rating: (88-90) (6/1/2021)

    The 2020 Sainte-Marie Vieilles Vignes Blanc is an attractive Sauvignon Blanc–based dry white. Lemon peel, sage, mint and white flowers give this airy, aperitif-style white good energy and focus. Drink it over the next few years.