The barrel-aged Petit Comité Blanco Costers del Segre from the wine-growing region of Catalonia has a bright light yellow color in the glass. The first nose of the Petit Comité Blanco Costers del Segre reveals nuances of acacia, mango and quince. The fruity parts of the bouquet are joined by notes of barrel ageing and even more fruity, balsamic nuances.
On the palate, the Petit Comité Blanco Costers del Segre from Costers del Sió starts off wonderfully aromatic, fruity and balanced. This light white wine is balanced and multi-faceted on the palate. Thanks to its balanced fruit acidity, the Petit Comité Blanco Costers del Segre flatters the palate with a pleasant mouthfeel without lacking in juicy liveliness. The finish of this well-matured white wine from the Catalonia wine-growing region, more precisely from Costers del Segre DO, impresses with a remarkable aftertaste.
Vinification of the Costers del Sió Petit Comité Blanco Costers del Segre
The balanced Petit Comité Blanco Costers del Segre from Spain is a cuvée made from the Grenache Blanc and Viognier grape varieties. When they are perfectly ripe, the grapes for the Petit Comité Blanco Costers del Segre are harvested exclusively by hand, without the help of stressful and less selective grape harvesters. After the grape harvest, the grapes are transported to the winery as quickly as possible. Here they are selected and carefully crushed. Fermentation then takes place in stainless steel tanks and small wooden barrels at controlled temperatures. At the end of fermentation, the elegant Petit Comité Blanco Costers del Segre is aged for a further 4 months in French and American oak quarter barrels.
Dining recommendations for the Petit Comité Blanco Costers del Segre from Costers del Sió
This white wine from Spain is best enjoyed well chilled at 8 - 10°C as an accompaniment to pumpkin casserole, fruity endive salad or roast trout with ginger pear.