nThe five years in old Limousin casks and old Portuguese pipes, climatic conditions
nof the Klein Karoo, and the insatiable thirst of the local angels have created a
nworld-class blended brandy. This beautiful and deep golden-coloured brandy
ndelights with vanilla and dried-fruit flavours on a medium-bodied palate.
BOPLAAS CAREL NEL RESERVE BRANDY 5 YEAR
nThe grapes are picked at 18B with a high acidity (as in Cognac). Fermentation
n15 – 16 C. Fine aromas from Colombar. Left on the lease for malolactic
nfermentation before distillation for more complexity.
nDistilled in an old (100 year old) Santagans Copper still. Double distillation
nto 70% alcohol and aged in French oak barrels.
nWine of origin:Calitzdorp
nAlcohol: 43 %
nWood aging:5 Years (Blended brandy with 40% potstill &
n60% wine spirits)
n4 stars Platter Wine Guide