~ AOP Bordeaux Graves, Château les Clauzots ~

APPELLATION AOP BORDEAUX GRAVES

CÉPAGE 50 % Sémillon - 50 % Sauvignon

COULEUR Blanc

PAYS FRANCE

RÉGION Bordeaux, France

DOMAINE Château les Clauzots, Bordeaux Graves

Notre coup de coeur
- Gold Medal Paris - Silver Medal Concours Mondial du Sauvignon - Silver Medal Blaye - Silver Medal Challenge International du Vin - Bronze Medal Mâcon

GEOLOGY

A terroir in two parts :
• a sandy, loamy plateau with fine gravel to a depth of 50 cm
• a gravelly outcrop essentially composed of large Pyrenean stones on the surface with clayey gravel underneath

GRAPE VARIETY

30 % Sémillon, 70 % Sauvignon 

HARVESTING AND VINIFICATION

Manual harvesting, on-skin maceration. Low temperature    fermentation and maturing on fine lees.
All the vinification is performed in small, temperature controlled stainless steel vats for optimal enhancement of the features of each grape variety and of each plot.

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Pale yellow colour.

A nose of tropical and citrus fruit.

Harmonious and delicately fragrant on the palate.