Buitenverwachting Wines
'1769' Vintage 2012
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: 12th March 2012
Vinification: Fermented on skins, 1/3rd French barrel matured.
Barrique: None
Bottling date: 29th November 2013
Alcohol: 13.23 %
Res. Sugar: 187 g/l
Total acidity: 8.1 g/l
pH: 3,13
Total SO2: 112 ppm
Comments: This classical Constantia Dessert wine offers ripe apricot, melon, fynbos, almond and apple like charcters.