Backsberg Special Late Harvest 2017

Backsberg Special Late Harvest 2017

Litchi, honeysuckle and rose petal combine in a profusion of intense aromas. The wine retains its sweet,natural sugars, providing a lasting richness on the finish.

Serve ice cold before, during or after ameal. Perfectly compliments very spicy dishes.

variety : Gewurztraminer [ mainly Gew├╝rztraminer ]
winemaker : Alicia Rechner
wine of origin : Paarl
analysis : alc : 13.53 % vol  rs : 51.9 g/l  pH : 3.29  ta : 5.6 g/l  
type : Red   wooded
pack : Bottle  size : 750ml  closure : Cork  

ageing : 10 - 20 years

Late harvested white grapes of mostly Gewürztraminer

in the vineyard : Climate: Mediterranean 
Soil Type: ridged sandy clay, med-low yield, 196m altitude 
Origin: Paarl

in the cellar : Very ripe harvested grapes are gently pressed and fermented. Natural grape sugar remains in the wine.

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