Clos Floridène Blanc 2015, Graves, Bordeaux
Situation & History
Clos Floridène vineyard, in Pujols sur Ciron, located in the Graves region, has been slowly developed
since 1982 by Denis and Florence Dubourdieu, thanks to the successive purchases of plots located in the
best terroirs. The name of the estate is derived from the two founders? first names.
The 22.7 hectare white vineyard is composed 56 % Sémillon, 43 % Sauvignon and 1 % Muscadelle. The plantation densities range between 5,500 plants (1.8 x 1m) and 7,140 (1.4 x 1m) plants per hectare.
Clos Floridène Blanc has the particularities of white wines produced on great calcareous soils: green-gold color, intense aroma with fruity notes of white peach, lemon, grapefruit, toasted and grilled nuances. Powerful and fresh flavors of fruit at its best, with the density and structure of a great white wine. Ageing potential of at least 10 years.