2018 Sauvignon Blanc  -  Corona del Valle

The Corona Estate

- A family owned and operated winery in the heart of Valle de Guadalupe, established in 2011, Corona del Valle works with 9 varieties of grapes all of which come from their organically farmed sustainibly run vineyards. 

 - Focus is on monovarietals, with fastidious attention to detail in the vineyards and making very pure honest wines with no corrections.

 - The winery is designed with the utmost orientation to sustainibility with forward thinking elements such as a rooftop solar array that provides enough energy to run their entire operation, and buried drip irrigation lines to reduce loss from evaporation to almost zero. 

Vineyard Details: 

- Soil type:  Decomposed sandstone and red clay

- Elevation: 1000 ft

- Vine age: vines planted in 2011

 - Farmed organic (not certified)

Total Production: 9 wines (additional reservas in some vintages), 7,000 cases

2018 Sauvignon Blanc - Corona del Valle

$19.99Price
  • Tasting Notes and Drinking Window:

    Crispness, acidity, mineral notes, slate and subtle notes of passion fruit drive this wine like a convertible with top down on a hot summer day. Fresh cut grass and hints of jalape̱o blend with lemon zest and chalk, leaves lips smacking.

    900 cases made

    Drinking window: Now - 3 years

  • Vintage:

    2016

  • Blend:

    100% Sauvignon Blanc

  • Producer:

    Corona del Valle 

  • Winemakers:

    Jac Cole - American lives in Napa

    Hector Corona - Mexican 

    Ricardo Espinoza - Mexican 

     

  • Vineyards:

    Valle de Guadalupe - Estate vineyards in the center of the valley at an elevation of 1,000 ft. Vines are 6 years old and planted in soil of decomposed sandstone mixed with red clay. While not certified, the vineyards are farmed organic. 

  • Aging:

    Fermentation takes place over 3 weeks with seeds and skins in stainless steel tanks. After this the wine is racked off the skins and continues to age in stainless steel for another 2 months. 

  • Farming:

    Organic, sustainable

  • Alcohol:

    12.9%

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