Clear and bright in appearance, fresh on the bouquet offering aromas of flowers and flint. Poised and lively on the palate. Long and lingering on the finish with elegant fruit notes, this wonderfully mineral wine expresses the trademark purity of Chateau la Garde Sauvignon blanc.
This wine is a very good match with shellfish, grilled fish or in a sauce, hard cheese.Grape variety
Sauvignon blanc, Sauvignon gris, Sémillon
Vinification Grapes are macerated on the skins and pressed under inert gas. Alcoholic fermentation in barrels.
Aging Alcoholic fermentation and ageing in barrels for 9-11 months with a maximum of 15 % of new oak to preserve the aromatic power. Underground air - conditioned barrel cellar. Stirring of the lees by barrel rotation.
Residual sugar <2g/L
James Suckling 92 points!
Wine Enthusiast 92 points!