Wines by Alexander | Spottswoode Sauvignon Blanc 2019 | Quebec
Wines by Alexander | Spottswoode wines quebec

Spottswoode Sauvignon Blanc 2019

Price - $55.25/bottle

Product description

Vintage: 2019

Vintage rating: 9/10

Variety: 98% Sauvignon Blanc, 2% Semillon

Colour: White 

Region: Napa & Sonoma

Producer: Spottswoode

Winemaker: Aron Weinkauf

Sustainable: Yes

Drinking Window: 2021 - 2024

Robert Parker score: 94 points

Points on Wine Review - 94 points

With notes of guava, citrus peel, passion fruit, nectarine and wild herbs. The palate is bright with ample of citrus fruit, crushed stones along with a touch of richness and a slightly creamy mid-palate texture, yet never heavy, which leads to a finished of great precision, freshness and length

Food pairing:

Shellfish | Vietnamese | Summer Salad

 

Alexander recipe suggestions:

Vietnamese spring rolls with peanut noodles 

Lightly seared lemon and garlic scallops with wild rice

Greek-style chicken herb salad

Technical features

Appellation: 63% Napa Valley, 37% Sonoma Mountains

Site: Spottswoode Vineyard, Attelas Vineyard, Farina, Hyde Vineyard, Murray, Pelkan, Stagecoach, Tofanelli

Soil: Various

R/S: < 0.1 g/l

Alcohol by volume: 14.1 % 

Aging: Combination of Stainless steel, amphora, French oak barrels, ceramic and concrete cuves