Sparkling wine Simonsig, "Kaapse Vonkel" Brut, 2017
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Reviews of purchase Simonsig, "Kaapse Vonkel" Brut, 2017
Gentle straw-colored wine with an elegant, energetic perlyazhem.
The wine has a refined, elegant taste with a subtle balance between fruit and acidity, with notes of white peach and apple, yeast secondary nuances.
The aroma of wine is filled with "hot" notes of white peach, combined with nuances of red berries.
Enjoy good wine in a pure form as an aperitif. It is served to accompany light soups, pates, caviar, oysters and desserts.
"Kaapse Vonkel" Brut - an elegant sparkling wine with bright fragrant bouquet that can brighten any day! Founder "Simonsig" Frans Malan in South Africa was the first manufacturer to launch sparkling wine created by the method champenoise. This happened in 1971. "Kaapse Vonkel" was the first wine, a blend which consists of all three classic Champagne grape varieties - Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Pinot Meunier. The grapes for "Kaapse Vonkel" Brut was collected manually and carefully subjected to compression. To create a wine only used the juice of the first pressing. After cold maceration for 2 days, the juice fermented at a temperature of 15-16 ° C. A significant part of Chardonnay fermented in old French oak barrels to impart taste wine greater complexity. Chardonnay took part malolactic fermentation. The wine can be consumed young, but it has the potential of the complexity and richness of flavor for 4-6 years.
"Kaapse Vonkel" Brut - winner of numerous awards high esteem to him in various international competitions.
Simonsig wine estate owner, located in the northwestern part of Stellenbosch, is family Malan. The estate noble grape varieties are cultivated and produced some of the best wines of South Africa. The estate is famous for its red and white wines, and sparkling wines, champagne-producing method. The vineyards of the estate are located at the foot of Simons and cover an area of over 300 hectares. The company is one of the largest private wine producers in South Africa. Each wine Simonsig - a reflection of the family tradition of high-quality wine.