Fuchs Weine – Sauvignon Blanc

Producer: Fuchs Weine
Wine: Sauvignon Blanc
Grape Variety: 100% Sauvignon Blanc
Production Zone: SudSteiermark
Altitude: 300 feet above sea level
Surface Area/Yield: 6.5 acres/ 3 tons per acre
Exposure: South, Southeast
Soil: Sandy
Vinification & Aging: After the grapes are harvested, maceration lasts 8 hours after which the must is softly pressed. The must is naturally sedimented. Fermentation lasts 18 days in stainless steel tanks at a controlled temperature. After fermentation, the wine is aged for 6 months in stainless steel tanks.
Production: 2000 cases
Alcohol: 13%
Description: Light straw hue. Hints of spice and light aromas of gooseberries. Nice acidity on the palate, with a long, satisfying finish. Serve at 40° F.
Food Pairing: Grilled fish, light meat and pheasant dishes.
Sauvignon Blanc