Marques de Casa Concha Sauvignon Blanc
Clean, bright greenish-yellow in color with grapefruit and gooseberry on the nose. The palate is fresh and well balanced with medium body and a long, lingering aftertaste.
VINEYARD OF ORIGIN: Leyda Poniente Vineyard, D.O. Leyda, Leyda Valley.
VINEYARD DESCRIPTION: The Leyda Poniente Vineyard is located 390 m a.s.l. and just 14 kilometers from the Pacific Ocean. Clay soils and sea breezes lend this wine tremendous intensity and aromatic potential. The clone 1 Sauvignon Blanc vines are trellised to vertical shoot position.
SOIL: Good drainage maximizes potential for controlling plant growth.
CLIMATE: Cool with coastal influences.
AGING: 7 months in stainless steel tanks.
AGING POTENTIAL: 3 – 5 years.