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Yellow Muscat 2015

WINE DISTRICT
Vipava Valley, SW SLOVENIA

VINTAGE: 2015

VARIETY: 100% Yellow Muscat

VINEYARD: Place (0.5 ha, altitude 150 m a.s.l),
6000 vines/ha, average plant age 15 years,
single guyot training system

SOIL: flish

WINE YIELD: 60 hL/ha

HARVESTING: hand picked

BOTTLING: March 2016

PRODUCTION: 160 cases

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WINE TECHNOLOGY: Stainless steel tank fermented,
early moved from yeast - to keep low alcohol level and sugar content.

WINE CARACTERISTICS:
Alc: 10.5 vol. %
Sugar cont.: 48 g/L
Acidity: 6.7 g/L

RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 10-12C

WINE DESCRIPTION: Very strong fresh Muscat group notes of summer pears, early peach, green apricots/nice acidity, semi-sweet and refreshing.

FOOD AND WINE
Recommended with semi sweet deserts up to panacote. Popular especially among women as party wine or afternoon meeting wine (even without food).