Clouston & Co Sauvignon Blanc

Clouston & Co Sauvignon Blanc

notes from the producer:

CLOUSTON & CO, CIRCA 1895, WAS MARLBOROUGH’S GENERAL MERCHANT, TRADING AND IMPORTING WINE, WOOL, AND AGRICULTURAL SUPPLIES. GENERATIONS LATER AND THE CLOUSTON & CO OF TODAY PRODUCES ESTATE GROWN WINES USING NEW ZEALAND’S DISTINCTIVE SOIL, CLIMATE, AND PURE AQUIFERS. THESE THREE INGREDIENTS CREATE A UNIQUE TERROIR PRODUCING GRAPES WHICH ARE EXPERTLY CRAFTED TOGETHER WITH A FAMILY TRADITION OF WINE, FIVE GENERATIONS IN THE MAKING. TAKE A MOMENT TO DISCOVER CLOUSTON & CO AND TASTE THE DISTINCT FLAVOURS OF NEW ZEALAND.

 

SAUVIGNON BLANC

SOURCED FROM OUR TOP VINEYARDS WITH RESTRICTED YIELDS, LOCATED IN THE AWATERE, SOUTHERN AND WAIRAU VALLEYS OF MARLBOROUGH. FROM FRIABLE SILT LOAM OVER ALLUVIAL GRAVELS AND CLAY SOIL TYPES. FERMENTED AND AGED ON FINE YEAST LEES IN CONCRETE EGG, AND SEASONED FRENCH OAK BARRELS FOR 6 MONTHS. AN ABUNDANCE OF CRUSHED FRESH HERBS AND TOMATO LEAF AROMAS THAT MINGLE WITH SUBTLE NOTES OF GOOSEBERRY, FENNEL AND NETTLE. DRY AND SALTY TO TASTE, PERSISTENT FLAVOURS OF LIME AND GREENGAGE PLUM ARE REVEALED ALONGSIDE MOUTHWATERING ACIDITY. THE FLESHY PALATE HAS A LOVELY CREAMY TEXTURE AND A BRIGHT FINISH.

 

WINERY: CLOUSTON & COWINE

NAME: CLOUSTON & CO SAUVIGNON BLANC

VINTAGE: 2020

GRAPE: SAUVIGNON BLANC

ALC VOL: 13.5%

REGION: MARLBOROUGH

SUB REGION: WAIRAU AND AWATERE VALLEYS

VINEYARD: CLOUSTON & COSOIL

TYPE: SILT OVER ALLUVIAL GRAVELS

VINE AGE: 10 25 YEARS

IRRIGATION: YES

TRELLIS: VSP

ALTITUDE: 50-200METERS

ASPECT:FLAT VALLEY FLOOR

CLONE: MS1

FERMENTATION: CULTURED YEAST

TIME ON SKINS: NONE

FINISHING: CROSS-FLOW FILTRATION, VEGAN

VESSEL: STAINLESS STEEL, CONCRETE EGG AND CLAY AMPHORA FOR 3MONTHS.

 

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