Casta Diva Cosecha Miel
- Product Code: Casta Diva Cosecha Miel
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Characteristics of Casta Diva Cosecha Miel
Casta Diva Cosecha Miel is a sweet wine from the appellation of origin Alicante produced by the winery Boedgas Gutiérras de la Vega. This a monovarietal of Moscatel.
The grape used by Cava Diva Cosecha Miel originates from vineyards located in the town of Javea. The soils chalky and the vines average an age of 40 years old.
The vines are formed into the Y shaped technique, typically found in arid areas such as this, where vines are faced with watering only from the rain.
A traditional and manual cultivation method, so is the harvest. The grapes have been left to overripe. Half of which are raisins and the other half are perfectly over ripened.
Once at the winery, the grapes for Casta Diva Cosecha Miel are pressed and then slowly fermented in French oak barrels that can contain up to 225 litres.
The alcoholic fermentation is stopped after a certain point to obtain the correct sugar levels.
Costa Diva Cosecha Miel is finally aged for a period of 13 months in French, American and Hungarian oak barrels that can hold up to 225 litres.
This wine is passed through a light filtering process being bottled.