Muscat de Rivesaltes, Chateau de Jau, Roussillon, France
The small, family-owned vineyard is located on black schist soils in Rivesaltes, near to Perpignan in Roussillon. The wine is made up of 85% Muscat a Petits Grains and 15% Muscat Alexandrie. All the grapes have been hand-harvested and cool fermented in stainless steel tanks to preserve and enhance the wine’s primary fruit flavours. This Vin Doux Naturel has been lightly fortified to 15% abv and reveals fresh, pristine fruit flavours of citrus and floral aromas. Perfect with citrus flavoured desserts, especially classic lemon tart or crème brulee.
Alcohol: 15% abv (50cl)
Grape varieties: 85% Muscat a Petits Grains & 15% Muscat Alexandrie
Flavour Profiles: Sweet, Fresh, Aromatic, Citrus, Floral