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Isabella da Silva Sauvignon Blanc

Price:£7.50
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Refreshing dry white wine. Intense nose of citrus and green apple, with a hint of grassiness, gooseberry and grapefruit flavour. Our ever popular, refreshing Chilean Sauvignon Blanc offers a great balance for value and flavour.
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2018
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Bottle Size: 
75cl

Vineyard 

These vineyards are located slightly closer to the Pacific Ocean and therefore receive coastal breezes that help keeping cool temperatures during summer. Annual rainfall averages about 600 millimeters (23.6 inches) concentrated in winter months.

Year of plantation : 1990

Trellising system : Vertical Shoot Positioned trellis

Density : 1,660 plants/hectare (670 plants/acre)

Yield : 18 tons/hectare (7 metric tons/acre)

Harvest method : Mechanical harvest during last week of February.

Winemaking

Fermentation : Starts with active dry yeast (Cerevisiae) at temperatures that range between 14°C and 16°C (57°F-61°F). Fermentation under a reductive method with minimal aeration, protecting the wine from oxidation.

Aging : Aged on its lees in stainless steel vats for 2-3 months before bottling.

FOOD MATCH

The flavours go perfectly with crab, prawns, trout, oysters and grilled vegetables, green beans, olives and peppers.

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