Flippenice Extra Lite NV

Flippenice Extra Lite NV

Colour: Yellow with tints of green.
Nose: Prominent Muscat flavors with undertones of Litchi and Citrus.
Palate: Light and fruity with delicate muscat aromas. A crisp dryWhite wine with a lingering aftertaste.

variety : Fernao Pires [ 75% Fernao Pires, 25% Muscat ]
winery : Tulbagh Winery
winemaker : Naude Bruwer
wine of origin : Coastal Region
analysis : alc : 9.60 % vol  rs : 1.6 g/l  pH : 3.41  ta : 5.4 g/l  
type : White  style : Dry  body : Light  taste : Fruity  
pack : Bottle  size : 375ml,750ml  closure : Screwcap  

about the harvest: The grapes were harvested earlier at a lower sugar level to ensure lower alcohol in the wine. The Fernao Pires was harvested during early March and the Muscat later in March.

in the cellar : Free-run juice was settled overnight and the clear juice was fermented with selected yeast strains. After fermentation, the wines were tasted and the best wines were used for the blend. The blend consist of 75% Fernao Pires and 25% Muscat grapes. The wines was stabilized and filtered before bottling.

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Fernao Pires