From the Valley of Bernal, Ezequiel Montes, Querétaro, México.
Terra Mädi is the new line of wines from Freixenet Mexico produced at Finca Sala Vivé, their winery in Ezequiel Montes, Querétaro in central Mexico. The Terra Mädi Sauvignon Blanc is a true blend of European production techniques with Mexican terroir and is thusly reflected in the name which means Beloved Earth -- Terra is the Catalan word for “Earth” and Mädi is the Otomí word for “Loved”. The Otomis are the indiginous peoples of Central Mexico. The Otomî culture is also represented in the Terra Mädi logo with the use of the hummingbird, a popular cultural icon, surrounded by the artistic embroidery common to the regional clothing.
Hay-like yellowish color with green sparks. brilliant, clean, possessing a good apparent density.
Nose: Expressive, with aromas of chamomile, newly cut grass, citrus (e.g., lime), a subtle hint of green pepper and a buttery note derived from the oak.
Palate: Ample attack, dry and good acidity; the palate confirms the integration of herbaceous notes, a buttery mouthfeel and an oak notes.