Kleine Draken Natural Sweet White NV
Technical Analysis
Winemaker
: Jean van Rooyen
Main Variety : Riesling
Alcohol : 9.0 %vol
pH : 3.6
RS : 55 g/l
Total Acid : 4.8 g/l
Free SO2 : 40 mg/l
Appellation : Paarl
Characteristics
Type : White
Style : Sweet
Taste : Fruity


Tasting Notes
Colour: Brilliant light straw.
Nose: Tropical flavours on the nose.
Palate: Good balance between sugar and acidity. Fruity with a long aftertaste.
Blend Information
90% Riesling, 10% Sauvignon Blanc
Food Suggestions
Will complement chicken and pasta dishes.
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: 6 & 11 March 2014
Yield: 8 tons / ha
In The Cellar
The juice was left to clarify and then yeast was added. After a cold fermentation the wine was stabilized and received a light filtration prior to bottling.

Other Vintages
Kleine Draken Natural Sweet White NV Jean van Rooyen Riesling
Kleine Draken Natural Sweet White 2010 Jean van Rooyen Sauvignon Blanc
Kleine Draken Natural Sweet White 2009 Jean van Rooyen Chardonnay

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