Darling Cellars MCC Demi Sec 2017

Darling Cellars MCC Demi Sec 2017

Pale golden in color with a unique bouquet of green apples, pineapple, lemon and orange zest. The pleasing mouth showcases notes of biscuit flavours and a delicate touch of sweetness that ends with a crisp and well balanced acidity.

This stylish MCC will complement any occasion

variety : Chardonnay [ 100% Chardonnay ]
winery : Darling Cellars
winemaker : Pieter-Niel Rossouw & Maggie Immelman
wine of origin : Darling
analysis : alc : 9.7 % vol  rs : 38 g/l  pH : 3.27  ta : 5.2 g/l  
type : Cap_Classique  style : Semi Sweet  body : Light  taste : Fruity  
pack : Bottle  size : 750ml  closure : Cork  

in the vineyard : 

Medium yellow, non-arid sandy soils with 60% red laterite dominating the sub surface soil.

Vineyard type: Bush Vine, dry land farmed
Yield: 6 t/ha
Balling at Harvest: 18 °B

in the cellar : Crush and destalk, 14 days fermentation and secondary fermentation in the bottle Maturation: Kept on the lees for 16 months for a fuller mouth feel, complexity and stable bubbles

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