Clos des Fous 2017 'Pour Ma Gueule' Riesling, Itata Valley

Clos des Fous 2017 'Pour Ma Gueule' Riesling, Itata Valley

Item Number: 12675

UPC: 7-804640220124

Country: Chile
Region: Southern Regions
Sub Region: Itata
Appellation/AVA: Itata Valley
Estate Grown Wine: No
Vintage: 2017
Grape(s): 100% Riesling
Type: Wine - White
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Pack: 12
Closure: Cork
Alc by Vol(%): 13.9
Soil Type: Alluvial
Elevation: 330 feet
Case Production: 1012

About the Name: "Pour Ma Gueule" is a term commonly used by French vintners which translates to "for my gob" and usually refers to a stash of wine determined too good to sell to the public and reserved for the winemakers' personal consumption.

Vineyard Notes: Grapes come from a single, low-yielding 5-acre vineyard planted in 2003 at 330 feet above sea level in the Itata Valley. Vineyard is farmed lutte raisonée .

Winemaking Notes: Fermentation occurs in stainless steel. The wine is aged on its lees for 12 months and bottled lightly filtered.