Besitos Moscato

D.O. Valencia
Grape variety: 100% Moscatel
Age of vines: 15-20 year old vines
Vineyards: Valle Valentino & Alto Turia in the heart of Valencia
Yield: 50 hl/ha
Ageing: Stainless steel
Oak Profile: None


The grapes were handpicked at the optimum stage of ripeness during the first forth night of September. The juices are stored throughout the year in insulated stainless steel tanks below 5ºC Three weeks prior to bottling the juices are fermented in temperature controlled stainless steel tanks of 15.000 litres at 12-16ºC. Charmat Method fermentation stopped at 1-2ºbrix. Clarified filtered. Residual sugar was then adjusted with natural grape must concentrate to 60gr/L and CO2 was adjusted to 1800ppm by dosage prior to bottling.

Tasting notes

Bright lemon-gold color with light pearliness. The nose is clean, youthful with pronounced fruit and floral notes reminiscent of mandarin peel, honeysuckle and sweet orange blossom. On the palate it has a sweet lusciousness that coats the mouth and yet refreshes itself with airy bubbles and harmonious balance.

Analytical data

Alcohol: 11.00%
Residual Sugar: 54.70 gr/L
Total Acidity: 5.00 gr/L
pH: 3.20
Volatile Acidity: 0.20 gr/L
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