Vinified at the The Winery by Laneberg Wine - Team Valley Gateshead.
This Mortal Angel is a dry semi-sparkling white wine, with characteristic citrus and apple flavours with a slightly floral fruity nose
50% Reichensteiner grown in Essex and 50% Phoenix grapes grown Herefordshire.
Reichensteiner harvested 21 st October 2019 and Phoenix harvested 29th October 2019.
Crushed and destemmed, then pressed in hydraulic basket press. Fermented at 16°C with yeast following chaptalisation to increase the potential alcohol to 9%.
It was racked to settle out the yeast lees, then matured in stainless steel for eight months, before filtration. It was bottled and aerated using CO2 at the winery, it has a crown cap closure.
Wine technical stats
Residual sugar <1g/l
Free SO2 29mg/l
Contains sulphites. No animal products are used in production.