Tonnellerie du Sud-Ouest
Aged in TSO acacia barrels, Quivira Vineyards' 2017 Alder Grove ranked 31st in Wine Spectator's Top 100 Wines !
The TSO team is very pleased to learn that Quivira Vineyards' 2017 Alder Grove has just been ranked 31st in Wine Spectator's Top 100 Wines of 2019 !
Produced in the Dry Creek Valley, in Sonoma (California), composed of 88% Sauvignon blanc and 12% Semillon, this wine was totally grown in TSO acacia barrels (A by TSO 120' and 180' and L+).
Quivira Vineyards was the first American estate to trust us by choosing to grow its white wines in our acacia barrels.
Are acacia barrels the future for white wines ? - DECANTER (January 2019)
L'acacia, une essence en vogue dans les chais - REUSSIR VIGNE (May 2019)
Tasting of white wines aged in TSO Acacia barrels
In November 2018 and January 2019, Tonnellerie du Sud-Ouest organized, in the prestigious setting of Château de Pressac (Saint-Emilion), the tasting of about twenty white wines aged in its acacia barrels.