A Sauvignon strongly characterised by the cool, sunny landscape of rolling hills: a fruity, discreetly aromatic white with assertive acidity. Sleek, somewhat unrefined in its youth, a few yeas' bottle ageing it emerges elegant, compact, harmonious without compromising its fruit and freshness.
Description: A clean, concentrated floral nose reminiscent of elder and acacia flower with ah hint of sage, leads to a fresh, distinctive palate with nicely rounded fruit, light oak spice and a crisp finish. Cellaring potential: 5 -7 years. Grape Variety: 100 % Sauvignon blanc Sites: The Lafóa site is located in a sunny position on a rounded ridge between the village of Girlan and the hamlet of Schreckbichl at an altitude of 430 metres with optimum exposure to the sun. The soils are sandy with gravely morainal deposits. The vineyard was planted in 2019 with three French clones, Guyot-trained at a density of 6,000 vines per hectare. Yield: 55 hl/ha Winemaking: The fully ripe grapes are crushed and briefly left to soak, pressed and the juice allowed to settle. Half of the total is fermented in stainless steel tanks, the other half in standard casks and barriques. Only the part vinified in oak is allowed to undergo malolactic fermentation. The blend is made after the wine has matured for 8 months on its fine lees, after which the wine is lightly fined and bottled. Analytical Data: Alcohol Total acidity Sugar-free dry extract 13,37 % Vol 5,8 g/l 20,3 g/l
Food Choices: Enjoy it with a snack of fresh goats' cheese and smoked salmon pâté with crusty bread, or as a partner for lobster tail salad, full-flavoured fish dishes, scallops stir-fried with ginger, or goats' cheese soufflé. Serve lightly chilled, 12-14°C
Allergic-Info: This wine can contain sulfites
Terlano Vineyards is particularly renowned for its white wines, which are fruity, with big body, full complexity and longevity
Full yellow in colour; a deliciously intensely aromatic and floral bouquet with hints of honey and ginger with a flavour of lychees; full-bodied, luscious but dry, the opulence cut by vibrant, firm acidity.
Delicate fruit aromas reminiscent of Muscat, youthful freshness - an excellent aperitif wine. It is delicious with spicy hors d'oeuvres and fish.
A clean, concentrated floral nose reminiscent of elder and acacia flower with ah hint of sage, leads to a fresh, distinctive palate with nicely rounded fruit, light oak spice and a crisp finish. Enjoy it with a snack of fresh goats' cheese and smoked salmon pâté with crusty bread, or as a partner for lobster tail salad, full-flavoured fish dishes, scallops stir-fried with ginger, or goats' cheese soufflé.
A wine with international style, produced only in good years the best grapes. This vouches for its excellent reputation. The wine has a gold-yellow colour, with a pronounced vanilla tone that arises its maturation in small oak casks and strong aromas of ripe fruits, this Chardonnay also establishes itself on the palate, strong and rich, with a pleasant fullness of body. Its refinement is especially distinguished and sets it apart. A Chardonnay for those who are seeking an especially unique wine, to enjoy either by itself or as companion to refined dishes of sophisticated cuisines, and one which will turn into an even more special experience after several years of additional maturation in the bottle.