A single varietal Sauvignon Blanc, this Spanish white wine was harvested at dusk and vinified in stainless steel tanks. After the completion of alcoholic fermentation at a temperature of 13ºC, it was aged for 4 months on its lees in the tanks.
We suggest that you drink Inurrieta Orchidea 2018 over the next 12 months.
The white wine Inurrieta Orchidea has a clean, bright yellow colour with some greenish tinges.
This varietal Sauvignon Blanc from Navarra exhibits some intense notes of white fruit, combined with aromas of tropical fruit, citrus, toast and aromatic herbs.
Gentle and pleasant, this white wine by Bodegas Inurrieta shows a good balance and an interesting varietal character. Citrus, aromatic herbs and exotic fruit. Good acidity and pleasant finish.
|Our personal opinion||
The Sauvignon Blanc Inurrieta Orchidea 2018 is a well-crafted, uncomplicated white wine from Navarra that is a pleasure to drink.
Inurrieta Orchidea 2017:
Enterwine 91. Silver Medal - Concours Mondial du Sauvignon & Mundus Vinus.
Inurrieta Orchidea 2015:
Enterwine 91. Gold Medal - Challenge International du Vin 2016 and Mundus Vinus 2016. Best White Wine - Cofradía del Vino de Navarra 2016.
Inurrieta Orchídea 2014:
Silver Medal in Mundus Vinus 2016 and in the Concours Mondial de Bruxelles 2016. Gold Bacchus 2016.
Inurrieta Orchídea 2013:
Gold Medal- Mundus Vini 2014. Silver Medal - International Wine Challenge 2014
Inurrieta Orchídea 2012:
Silver Medal - Mundus Vini 2013 and Bacchus de Oro 2013. Comended Wine - International Wine Challenge 2013.
|Bottle size||75 cl|
|Should this wine be decanted?||No|
|Does this wine follow the guidelines of biodynamic Farming?||No|
|Is this product free of sulfites?||No|
|Type of ageing||Months mixing in stainless steel|
|Number of months aged in Barrels||4|
|Name of Award||No|
|Percentage of variety||No|
|Pairings||Aperitif, Baked whitefish, Cod, Full salads, Grilled fish, Grilled white meats, Grilled whitefish, Oriental cuisine, Pasta with fish, Rice with fish, Smoked foods, Soft pasta cheese, Vegetables, Whitefish salads|
|Taste||Fresh and dry, Fruity and Fresh, Silky and intense|
|Occasion||Aperitif, Business dinner, Dinner with friends, Family reunion, Reunion with colleagues|
I've quite enjoyed this Sauvignon Blanc. It is fresh and compact, with a delicious finish.