Sauvignon Gris 1912 Vines 2017
WINE OVERVIEW

A rarely-seen varietal harvested from vines planted in 1912 with beautiful elegance and balance.

Tasting Notes

Pale yellow with green hues. On the nose, delicate melon aromas and mineral notes. On the palate, fresh, good body, very good acidity and notes of ripe green melon.

Food Pairing

Excellent with sea food, this wine is especially good with delicatessen like oysters, caviar or whitebait. Fish is also delicious with this Sauvignon Gris.

Tech Details

This Sauvignon Gris vineyard is one of the oldest blocks on the Casa Silva original estate vineyard in Angostura. The vines were planted in 1912 and yields are about two tons per acre. The wine is fermented and aged in stainless steel to preserve the natural acidity and concentration.
Varietal Composition:
100% Sauvignon Gris
Avg Elevation:
1000 feet
Avg Age of Vines:
104 years
Cases Imported:
300
Alcohol:
13.5%
Size:
12/750ml
Suggested Retail Price:
$20
UPC Code:
835603002492