Vignobles Raymond - Lagarde Cuvée Prestige Blanc (2016), 750ml
Produced in Saint Laurent du Bois, France, the Cuvée Prestige Blanc is ripe with citrus and yellow fruits creating a harmonious blend.
- Origins: Saint Laurent du Bois, Bordeaux, France
- Varietal: White Blend
- Grape: Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon
- Vintage: 2016
- Vineyard: Lagarde
- Alcohol Content: 13%
- Acidity: 4.9 g/l
- Sugar: 0.9 g/l
- Serving Temperature: 45°F
- Character: Tangy and fruity with notes of white flowers, apricot, apple, and pear fruits
- Pairing: Marinated carrot, Plant-based goat cheese salad
- Vegan Friendly
- USDA Certified Organic
The Lagarde vineyards have been around since the 1850s, with successive generations devoted to winemaking. The Chateau de Lagarde vineyards are a family business and today the Raymond family uses a blend of tradition and modern technology to effectively maintain their property. Raymond's support for the environment and the soil led to the creation of one of the largest organic vineyards in Bordeaux.
This prestigious cuvée is cultivated 100% organically from grapes with zero preservatives and sulfites. This bold, dry white has a perfectly balanced acidity and a fresh, fruity palate. Indulge in notes of white flowers and ripe yellow fruits with undertones of honey and brioche. The flavors balance masterly with a round and silky mouth, underlined by a soft, fresh finale. This fruity dry wine is best enjoyed on special occasions with marinated carrots and vegan goat cheese salad. The equal parts of Sauvignon and Semillon create a complex, harmonious wine blend that comes together with a well-rounded meal.
Varietal grape blend of Sauvignon Blanc and Semillon. Contains sulfites.
Frequently Asked Questions
What makes Lagarde’s wine produced by Organic Agriculture different from other organic vineyards?
The Raymond family are great practitioners of sustainability and they have a great appreciation for the environment, especially the soil. Therefore, the family utilizes natural strategies to guarantee every vine is reasonably cultivated where every hectare is planted with more heads of vines to give them sufficient room. Once each grape is ripe and mature they undergo a green harvest. In the end, we all benefit from drinking the smooth wines of Lagarde’s vineyard!