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Vintage: 2014

Origin: Armavir Region

Grape: a blend of Kangun 85% and Rkatsiteli 15%

Harvest date: End September

Climate: Continental climate. Vineyards are situated at an altitude of 1.000 meters above sea level.

Viticultural facts: Average of 7 tons / hectare of grapes production.

Winemaking: Hand harvested. Grapes are destemmed and crushed. Soft pneumatic pressing with inert gas. 12 hours cold settling. About two weeks alcoholic fermentation with temperature between 14˚C to 16˚C in stainless steel tank. The fermentation is stopped, when the natural sugar of the fruit has not yet dissolved for a perfect balance of acidity and sweetness.

Tasting notes: Subtle aroma of quince and yellow fruits, clearly expresses some notes of acacia flowers, the month is nicely sweet and gourmand.

Examples of side dishes: Ideal for fruit desserts and sweet salads.

Ideal temperature: Serve at 8°C

Winemaker: Laurent Dubreuil

Consulting winemaker: Jean-Baptiste Soula

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