EXILE ON CAUCASUS 2019
Exile On Caucasus is an amber wine made of 100% Rkatsiteli coming from an iconic terroir: Uroebi.
Grapes were harvested the 14th of September 2019.
100% of the harvest was destemmed and put in Qvevri for a skin contact maceration of 20 days.
After the spontaneous fermentation the wine was pressed and racked to Qvevri and old 350L French barrels.
The wine was bottled unfined and unfiltered with a minimal amount of So2.
Production : 1200 bottles
In the glass, a gold color with an amber hue.
On the nose hints of yellow peaches and hazelnut with nuances of dried apricots supported by tea leaves.
The mouth is rich, fresh and complex where dried apricots, almond and suggestions of honey are mixed in harmony giving to the wine a great drinkability.
The wine has a long and crisp finish supported by a nice texture.
Alcohol : 12,50 %
Ph : 3,59
TA : 4,4 g/l
VA : 0,4 g/l
- SO2 Total : 30 mg/l
SO2 free : 10 mg/l