Blend: Riesling x Sauvignon Cross
Producer Details: The Ducourt family is one of the most prestigious wine producers in the area, spread over 13 Châteaux both in the Entre Deux Mers and St Emilion appellations.
Tasting Note: Very precise and racy with flavors of citrus, exotic fruits and mineral notes. On the palate, fresh and round highlighted by floral spikes mingling with lemon and lime fruit notes. It shows all the charms of its noble parentage.
Price Range: Between £10-15
A note on the variety: CAL 6-04 (so new it still hasn't been named) is at the cutting edge of wine grape development having been developed by Valentin Blattner in Switzerland.
Valentin Blattner: Valentin has been a pioneering grape breeder since the 1980s, his vision was to produce grape varietie with natural resistance to fungal disease and make organic viticulture viable without artificial fungicides.