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Château Pierrail

White wine 2015 Bordeaux AOC Cuvée Prestige, Bordeaux, France

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 14%
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: Barrique
Registration number : #CPi-L15BB

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 7 August, 2018

The region of Bordeaux, together with Burgundy, is probably one of the most famous French wine-growing regions, both of which compete for the first place of the qualitatively "best wines". The city of the same name is the capital of the Gironde département with the estuary of the same name in southwest France and is considered one of the most beautiful wine cities in the world. The Greek historian Strabo (63 B.C.-28 A.D.) writes that when he visited "Burdigala" around 20 A.D. he would not have found any viticulture. However, this is not attested by his colleague Pliny the Elder (23-79) a few decades later. This means that the...

The white grape variety is a colour mutation of Sauvignon Blanc with pink or reddish berries. Synonyms are Fié, Fié Dans le Neuvillois, Fiers, Sauvignon Rosé and Sovignon Gris. An even more reddish variant is the very rare Sauvignon Rouge (possibly identical to Red Greenfinch) shown in the picture. Another variety of colour is Sauvignon Violet, which has disappeared due to its low yield. All Sauvignon varieties are genetically identical or have the same DNA profile. For the unrelated, independent variety Centesimino, the synonym Sauvignon Rosso is used.

Sauvignon Rouge - Weintraube und Blatt

Sauvignon Gris produces light to salmon-coloured...

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