Chateau Chatelier Bordeaux Blanc

Chateau Chatelier

Wine label
Vintage:2016
Bottle sizes:750 ML
Country:France
Region:Bordeaux
Appellation:Bordeaux
Type:White
Varietals:White Blend
Varietal notes:90% SEMILLON, 10% SAUVIGNON BLANC
Vineyard:Vineyards are located between Bordeaux and Libourne, on a plateau overlooking the Dordogne River
Orientation:South,/southeast
Soil:Sandy clay limestone with rocky subsoil. Good drainage
Viticulture:A good, sunny exposure and meticulous canopy management ensure that the vines grow and grapes ripen evenly.
Vinification:The grapes are destemmed and gently pressed at a low pressure. The juice is then cooled to allow the lees to fall and deposit. It is then fermented at 62-64 degrees Fahrenheit (17-18 C), an essential range for obtaining a fresh and fruity wine.
Aging:The wine is aged on its fine lees in tank until March, then bottled in late March/early April.
Production:3500 cases produced annually
Tasting:This semillon dominant blend is an excellent value in white bordeaux, brimming with citurs and floral notes and a lovely roundness on the palate.