AXR – Sauvignon Blanc 2017 – Napa Valley

AXR – Sauvignon Blanc 2017 – Napa Valley

The nose is fruity and offers a good definition as well as a slight concentration. It reveals notes of white fruits, quenette and small notes of citrus (lemon, mandarin) associated with small hints of exotic fruits as well as a discreet hint of flowers. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers a good definition, suavity, a good mineral frame, a slight juiciness, roundness, fat, fleshiness, a small unctuosity as well as a good acidulous frame. On the palate this wine expresses notes of ripe / mashed brugnon, quenette and small notes of pear associated with touches of citrus, lemon as well as slight hints of zest and an imperceptible hint of flowers (in the background).

Note (Score): 16.25/20

Note (Score): 92-93/100

Date de dégustation (Tasting date): 05/2018

Dégustateur (Wine Critic): Choukroun Chicheportiche Jonathan

Type d'agriculture (Agriculture): Agriculture Raisonnée (Sustainable Agriculture)

Type (Kind): Blanc sec (Dry white)

Format dégusté (Tasted bottle size): Bouteille (Bottle)

En Primeur (EnPrimeur): Non (No)