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2010 Kuleto Estate Moscato Napa Valley

Kuleto Estate

Winery brand: Kuleto Estate

Wine Details

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White Wine, Vintage 2010

Appellation/Region

Napa Valley - California, United States

Winemaker

Dave Lattin

VinTank Wine ID

840-0075-003535-01-2010-1-0002 (permalink, short)

Composition

100% Muscat Blanc
Harvested on 9/28/10 at 21.8 Brix

Treatments

100% Neutral French Oak
Sulfites Added

Readings

Alcohol: 13.4%

Organic/Biodynamic/Sustainability

Unspecified

SKUs/Formats

Bottle 750mL (750mL)
Closure: Cork
Bottle Date:3/1/11
151 Cases
VinTank Product ID: 840-0075-003535-01-2010-1-0002-03-8
GTIN/UPC/EAN: 00720815150096 Suggested Retail Price: US $30.00

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Wine Notes

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Winemaker Notes

Our dry Moscato is made with several pleasurable things in mind, one of them being eating oysters on the half-shell, so, for our Moscato, we choose to focus on the blossom and sweet herbal components of the Muscat grape rather than that of cloying perfume. We also want to give it a bit of a grip in the mouth. We achieve this by picking at a fairly low sugar and crushing the fruit back onto the stems to soak for several hours before pressing. (Muscat is a very pulpy grape, and the stems provide channels for the juice to migrate ... more

Tasting Notes

The finished wine is a very pale yellow in color and is so evocative of the Muscat vine. It smells at once of the fruit, flowers, leaves,and shoots. When I was a kid, I used to pull the individual flower cones from clover blossoms and suck the bit of honey out of each one. This wine reminds me of that for perhaps like lying in a field of wildflowers. It smells and tastes of clover honey and sweet hay and somehow manages to be both fatty and mineral-like in texture. Funny how something so delicate can be so delicious.

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Label - Front: Kuleto 2010 Moscato Front Label
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