Kleine Draken Vin Doux Sweet Sparkling NV
Technical Analysis
Winemaker
: Jean van Rooyen
Main Variety : Sauvignon Blanc
Alcohol : 8.0 %vol
pH : 3.61
RS : 62 g/l
Total Acid : 4.9 g/l
Free SO2 : 38 mg/l
Appellation : Paarl
Characteristics
Type : Sparkling
Style : Sweet
Taste : Fruity


Tasting Notes
Colour: Light straw.
Nose: Tropical flavours.
Palate: A good balance between the sugar and acidity of the wine. Fruity sparkling wine.
Blend Information
50% Sauvignon Blanc, 50% Riesling
Food Suggestions
Will complement any celebration. Le Chaim!
In The Vineyard
Irrigation: Overhead
Trellis System: extended Perold
Soil: Decomposed granite
Climate: Hot dry summers & heavy winter rains
About The Harvest
Type: Handpicked
Date: 3 February & 11 March 2014
Yield: 8 tons / ha
In The Cellar
The different varieties were picked and fermented separately. The wine was then blended to create this fruity white wine. The wine was carbonated to create this sparkling wine.

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Kleine Draken Vin Doux Sweet Sparkling NV Jean van Rooyen Sauvignon Blanc

Tel: +27.218632368      Email: zandwijk@capegate.co.za  
Pieter Hugo Street Paarl, 7646 P.O. Box 2674 , Paarl, 7620, South Africa