Sparkling wine KWV, Cuvee Brut
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Reviews of purchase KWV, Cuvee Brut
The wine is a deep maroon.
The taste of wine is soft, elegant, spicy, has a velvety texture and nuances of smoke. The finish is long, ripe and very fruity.
The aroma of wine juicy, very attractive, with notes of raspberry and fruit, with hints of herbs.
Experts recommend to drink wine in the form of independent and paired with lamb, meat, grilled, cheese and quail.
The name of the line of wines "Cathedral Cellar" received from the magnificent creation - the cathedral cellar with a vaulted roof, stained glass, granite and wood inlaid floors. It was built in 1930 and restored in all its glory in 2005. This elegant cool cellar wine slowly ripen, becoming rich, sophisticated drinks, in which there is a French influence in the region Cape Wineland. The magnificence of wines "Cathedral Cellar" noted by many critics and experts - the brand is one of the most awarded in South Africa.
The grapes for wine making "Cathedral Cellar" Merlot is collected in different regions of the Western Cape. The grapes are harvested at the optimum degree of maturity. After desteblirovaniya berries are cold maceration for 4 days to extract more fruity and rich color. Next, the wort is inoculated with specially selected yeast strains and fermented for seven days to complete "dry." After malolactic fermentation the wine is aged in new 300-liter French oak barrels for 16 months. Wine storage potential is 6-8 years.
KWV cooperative was founded by South African winemakers in 1918 in order to stabilize, maintain and structuring of a young wine industry. Until the early 1990s, KWV has not played a central role in the regulation of the industry. Today KWV has become a very important player, whose products have received numerous awards and is known throughout the world. Nowadays, KWV is one of the leading manufacturers of wine and spirits in South Africa, creating innovative products and exclusive brands. These include "Roodeberg", "Laborie", "Golden Kaan", "African Passion", "Cathedral Cellar", "Cafe" and others - a total of more than 100 products. All brands have a solid foundation of the rich traditions of the region, but in its development use innovation and modern taste preferences of consumers. KWV wines and brandies have won loyal, discerning fans not only at home but also abroad. Wines SSC created with great skill and dedication. Winemakers company works closely with growers, regularly visit the vineyards, learn about terroir study vines, looking for new areas for the cultivation of grapes to create new wines appropriate stylistic direction for wines KWV.