VGS Château Potelle – Sauvignon Blanc 2017 – Napa Valley

VGS Château Potelle – Sauvignon Blanc 2017 – Napa Valley

The nose is fruity, structured and offers a slight concentration. It reveals notes of ripe apple, ripe quince and small notes of citrus associated with small touches of ripe tangerine zest as well as a discreet hint of flat peach. The palate is fruity, well-balanced, beautifully juicy, elegant, precise, slightly powerful and offers straightness, a slight tension, a beautiful definition of the fruit, a beautiful finesse, an acid frame, a very beautiful freshness as well as roundness. On the palate this wine expresses notes of ripe / juicy lemon, ripe / juicy quince and small notes juicy peach associated with touches of ripe pink grapefruit, apple as well as slight hints of a quenette and a very discreet hint of juicy tangerine. Good length. There are an imperceptible hint of flowers and imperceptible woody hints on the finish / background. There is a hint of flowers (white iris, honeysuckle) on the aftertaste.

Note (Score): 17/20

Note (Score): 94/100

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)