Les Acacias – Sélection Parcellaire

A full-bodied, dry
100% Sémillon
  • Vintage: 2018
  • Blend: 100% Sémillon
  • 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.
  • Alcohol: 12,5%
  • 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
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