Appellation: Bordeaux Blanc Sec, Sélection Parcellaire – Les Acacias
Terroir: Clay-Limestone soils on a hillside 70m above sea level with south/south-eastern exposure.
Average Age of Vines: 35 years
Vinification: Sourced from the best chalk and clay hillsides in Rions, this wine is only made in exceptional years. Fermented in new French oak and in barrel for 7 months, with regular bâtonnage. For this cuvée, we worked with three different coopers to bring additional complexity to the wine.
Serving Temperature: 10-12ºC
Cases Produced: 500
Drink: In the next 4-5 years
Tasting Notes: This wine reveals the remarkable potential of Sémillon. A lively bouquet of grilled lemon and grapefruit develops into layers of vanilla and chestnut on the mid-palate. The mineral, fruitiness of Sémillon and the silky mouth provided by the wood combine for a fresh yet supple wine.
Certifications: Terra Vitis, Bee Friendly, Vegan Friendly