Clos des Lunes "Lune d'Argent" Bordeaux 2019
Located in Sauternes, on one of the greatest white wine terroirs in France, Clos des Lunes is a magnificent rolling vineyard planted with old vine Semillon and Sauvignon Blanc. The Clos des Lunes vineyard covers 65 hectares in the hills of Sauternes. The vines, aged 35 years on average, are planted in deep gravel upon clay-limestone subsoil. The same winemaking team as Domaine de Chevalier (Olivier Bernard and Remi Edange) brings you this expertly selected, hand harvested wine. Traditional vinification and aging of the best lots in barrels and vats for 6 to 7 months (25% in barrels, 75% in little vats). Aging on fine lees with regular stirring (batonnage). 70% Semillon and 30% Sauvignon Blanc
93 points James Suckling
93 points Wine Spectator
92 points Jeb Dennuck
90 points Robert Parker
The Clos des Lunes Lune d´Argent 2019 is a wine characterized by its bright pale gold color. Seductive on the nose with herbaceous aromas of acacia and ripe, sweet white fruit. The rich palate of the Clos des Lunes Lune d'Argent 2019 echoes the nose with fruity flavors. A bright acidity balances this richness, lending a nice freshness to the wine. The finish is tight, revealing aromas of candied citrus and a nice, mineral salinity. Pair with cheese, grilled fish and seafood.
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