Vette di San Leonardo Sauvignon Blanc, Tenuta San Leonardo, Trentino, Italy 2020
Regular price £19.60
Tenuta San Leonardo
Tenuta San Leonardo stands on a particular historic site, with the estate mentioned as the location for a royal wedding as far back as 588AD. The first vines were planted here around 1215, when a monastery was established in the area.
Nowadays, the team preside over 25 hectares of vines, situated around 150-200 metres above sea level. Soils are nutrient-poor but have good natural drainage, ensuring the production of clean, concentrated fruit which expresses true varietal flavour as well as capturing the essence of this truly historic terroirs.
Vette di San Leonardo Sauvignon Blanc 2019
Delicate flavours of white peaches and citrus, alongside hints of sage. A pleasing streak of acidity accentuates the mineral notes and the finish is fresh and grassy.