2016 CASTA DIVA DRY MOSCATEL
Jalon Valley, Alicante, Spain
This exclusive wine is a unique creation from the Gutierrez de la Vega family. An innovation taking the typically sweet Moscatel grape and making a DRY Moscatel. This exclusive wine is grown on ‘bancales’ by the sea with notes of the salt mines & flowers of the area, this is home to the worlds best Moscatel!
Variety: Moscatel 100% Alcohol Content: 12.5% Serving Temperature: 6 and 10 degrees
Mainly floral nose (pink, almond blossom and jasmine), with a brushstroke of lemon verbena on a background slightly musky. The palate is fresh from start to finish, direct and slightly aerial with a saline finish.
Magnificent companion of products with a certain salty nuance. Pairs nicely with dishes containing saffron with rice and noodles. Ideal for Mediterranean rice dishes.
2013 CASTA DIVA SWEET MOSCATEL
Javea, Alicante, Spain
The Casta Diva SWEET Moscatel is the emblematic wine of Bodegas Gurierrez de la Vega - an indisputable contribution to the sweet whites of Moscatel in Spain. It is fermented slowly in French oak barrels and then subsequently aged 13 months in Hungarian, American oak barrels. This wine was selected as the banquet dinner desert wine for the wedding of His Royal Highness, Prince Don Filipe & Dona Letizia of Asturias....currently the King & Queen of Spain.
Variety: Moscatel 100% Alcohol Content: 14% Serving Temperature: 6 and 10 degrees
The Casta Diva Cosecha Miel is golden yellow in color with the sweet scent of orange blossom, honey, rose water and bitter orange. Afternotes include toasted almonds, pastry and sweet spices with vanilla as the main protagonist.
Pairs nicely with nougat, pastry, fruit salads & foie.