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Montes Reserva Sauvignon Blanc 750 ml

Aurelio Montes makes this fresh, elegant and well-balanced wine with an emphasis on intense fruity expression. Delicate aromas of citrus fruits, peaches, and subtle floral notes reach a perfect balance between acidity and aromatic persistence on the palate
Grape Variety Sauvignon Blanc
Country Chile
Region Colchagua Valley
ABV 13
Wine Color White
Wine Type Still
Sweetness Semi-dry
ABV Range Medium (11% - 13.9%)
Closure Screw cap
Food Pairing Highly recommended with sushi, Cesar salad, ceviche, garlic shrimp, grilled Mahi-Mahi, pasta primavera, seafood chowder and lemon chicken
Tasting Notes Crystalline light yellow in color with a subtle hint of green at the rim. The intense and cheerful nose offers aromas of limes and yellow grapefruit, accompanied by attractive notes of fresh pineapple, passion fruit and orange blossoms. A faint note of gr
Vinification Details The grapes arrive at the winery very early in the morning, and the bunches are immediately inspected and destemmed. The grapes are then deposited into a tank for a cold maceration at 7º–10ºC for 10–12 hours to allow aromatic characteristics to be transferred from the Sauvignon Blanc skins to the must. The juice is then racked off the skins and transferred to a tank for static decantation. After approximately 12 hours, the clean juice is separated from its coarse lees and transferred to the de-nitive fermentation tank. The must is inoculated with selected Saccaromyces cereviciae yeasts, which have historically given us very good results in maintaining the varieties typical aromas. Alcoholic fermentation takes place at 10º–11ºCand lasts approximately 21 days. Once the fermentation process is complete, the new wine is sulphited and racked off its ¬ne lees. The wine has no contact with oak at any point. The wine is later protein stabilized with minimal doses of bentonite clay and statically cold stabilized to allow excess tartaric crystals to precipitate out. The wine is then ¬ltered with sterile membranes prior to bottling to ensure a long and healthy life in the bottle
Allergy Info Contains sulphites
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