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Santa Rita 120 Sauvignon Blanc 750ML
Sku: 06410
This wine has a pale straw color with intense peach, apple and pear aromas. On the palate there are nuances of citrus and white peach with a zesty acidity and vibrant finish.
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Product Information
Country: Chile
Region: Valle Central
Sub-Region: Maipo
Grape Varietal: Sauvignon Blanc
Type: Still wine
Reg. 10.49
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This wine has a pale straw color with intense peach, apple and pear aromas. On the palate there are nuances of citrus and white peach with a zesty acidity and vibrant finish.
Wine maker notes
Grapes are de-stemmed and immediately pressed. A rigorous selection of fruit ensures balance and depth. Fermentation of musts at low temperatures in stainless steel leads to maximum varietal expression. The resulting wine is aged in stainless steel.

Technical notes
13.2% abv

Food pairing
Excellent as an aperitif or with seafood, cold appetizers and hors d’oeuvres.

Producer
Heritage and enterprise are hallmarks of Santa Rita, one of Chile’s premier wine estates. Founded in 1880 in Chile’s Maipo Valley, this historic property was among the first to pioneer plantings of European grape varieties in Chile. In 1980, it was acquired by its present owner, Gruppo Claro, under whom Santa Rita has reaped the rewards of continuous investment, resulting in a period of impressive growth, during which the winery has consolidated its position in the vanguard of Chile’s most successful and innovative estates. Initiatives include the highly successful launch of Santa Rita’s 120 Series and Reserve wines and a range of ultra-premium wines, notably the highly acclaimed Casa Real, Triple C, the Floresta range and most recently, Pehuen. Wide-ranging enhancements include the purchase of choice new vineyards, plantings with top quality clones, improved trellising and irrigation, balanced viticulture, restricted yields, later harvesting, individual block farming, small-lot vinification, and an increased emphasis on sustainable agriculture. The Santa Rita property accounts for outstanding vineyards in Chile’s most important appellations -- the Maipo Valley; Apalta; Casablanca; Rapel; Leyda and Curico -- enabling access to diverse climates and terrain. Visitors to Santa Rita can look forward to accommodation at the estate’s luxury hotel, the Casa Real, with its breathtaking 100-acre gardens, its magnificent museum housing a breathtaking collection of pre-Columbian artifacts, or enjoy dinner at the property’s landmark restaurant, the Dona Paula.

 
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