Sauvignon Lanthieri

Quick Overview

Dry, wine of quality
2017

Calm, with distinctive citrus and tropical notes. Fresh and juicy. Typical.


Variety:100 % Sauvignon Blanc

Region:

Vipavska dolina.
Northern slopes and lower sites of the valley.

Colour:Golden yellow with green hues.

Odor:Lime and passion fruit. Some hay and mown grass notes.

Taste:Aromatic on a first palate, juicy driven on the middle, with a medium body and distinctive minerality. Typical Sauvignon’s aroma lasts long and lingers.


Sauvignon Blanc is an aromatic white variety, in Vipavska dolina most represented. According to the site and vineyard properties, it enables winemaker to produce fresh and fruit forward or even more complex and mature white wine style. Vineyards, used to produce a Lanthieri Sauvignon blanc are cultivated on the northern sites and lower slopes of the valley, where grape remains its aromatic characteristics and revealing medium sugar content.
Manually picked grape was collected in wine cellar and its stems were removed. 10 hours of cold maceration in inert atmosphere was allowed, following by gentle pressing and cold sedimentation. Fermentation accrued spontaneously, and took two months to ferment it to dry. Then racking and 6 months of maturation in stainless steel vats on authentic yeast composite. We created an aromatic and typical Sauvignon Blanc, with a rich and improved mouthfeel..

Wine suitable for:: Gift | Success celebration | Food | Wedding

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