Buitenverwachting Wines
'1769' Vintage 2010
Grape variety: Muscat de Frontignan
Location: Constantia
Soil type: Clovelly, Tukulu
Trellising: Elongated Perold
Age of vines: Planted in 2003
Irrigation: None (dry land cultivation)
Yield: 3,4 t / ha
Harvest Date: 17th March 2010
Vinification: Fermented on skins, 1/3rd French barrel matured.
Barrique: None
Bottling date: June 2009
Alcohol: 8.5 %
Res. Sugar: 427 g/l
Total acidity: 8.3 g/l
pH: 3,29
Total SO2: 158 ppm
Comments: This classical Constantia Dessert wine offers ripe apricot, melon, fynbos, almond and apple like charcters.