Van Loveren Blanc de Noir Red Muscadel

A delicate pink, aromatic wine with luscious nose and upfront muscat and rose petal flavours.

The perfect wine with spiced food. Try with curry and Thai dishes. Also a great aperitif.

variety : Muscat de Frontignan | 100% Muscat de Frontignan (Red Muscadel)
winery : Van Loveren
winemaker : Bussel Retief
wine of origin : Robertson
analysis : alc : 10.5 % vol  rs : 18.2 g/l  pH : 3.48  ta : 6.3 g/l  
type : Rose  style : Semi Sweet  body : Soft  taste : Fruity  
pack : Bottle  size : 750ml  closure : Screwcap  

AWARDS
2010 - 2010 Veritas Awards - Sliver

ageing : 12 - 18 months

in the vineyard : Age of vines: 10 – 15 Years old br /Soils: Well drained alluvial sandy soil; Karoo br /Trellising: 4 Wire Perold system br /Irrigation: Drip irrigation controlled by a computer system through meters and tensiometers.

about the harvest: Hand harvested. Night harvested at optimum ripeness.

in the cellar : Cold fermentation, unwooded, 30 minutes skin contact after crushing. Minimal intervention in the natural process of vinificaton, allowing the cultivar to express its individual characteristics and the soil of its origin.

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