Casa Lapostolle, Casa Grand Selection Sauvignon Blanc 2013, Rapel Valley, Chile
Tasting Note: This lemon-colored sauvignon blanc has a nose of green pear and white grape.
On the palate the wine is medium-plus to high in acidity, medium bodied and refreshing on the palate.
The sauvignon blanc is straightforward with a tart, citrusy finish.
A good value and expression of the sauvignon blanc grape in Chile.
Bottle Note: Alexandra Marnier Lapostolle is the great granddaughter of the creator of the French liquer Grand Marnier. In 1994, she chose the world-renowned vineyards of Chile as the birthplace for Lapostolle. Our Casa wine have youthful and bright characteristic-perfect for any occasion. This sauvignon blanc was fermented in stainless steel vats to keep its freshness. This wine is crisp, full-flavored and has fresh aromas and flavour of melon and citrus. Enjoy with shellfish, seafood and spicy foods. Ideal with sushi and Asian cuisine.
Importer: Marnier-Lapostolle Company, New York, New York
Tasting Note: December 14, 2015