Traminer is a very aromatic style that displays a wonderful floral nose, with mineral flavours and lychee. It showcases a slight sweetness that is well balanced with a crisp finish, eliminating the ‘cloying' (overly sweet) finish that a lot of sweet wines have. A drink now style, although will age gracefully, where the wine will develop a richer, more luscious palate. This wine matches perfectly with spicy Asian cuisine.
Colour: Medium lemon hues.
Nose: Musk, rose blossom and lychees.
Palate: Medium sweetness with balanced acidity. Generous tropical flavours with hints of rose water and lychees.
Drink: Chilled, perfect drinking now as a young style yet will age wonderfully.
Residual Sugar: 37g per litre.
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