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Botrytis Vidal Blanc

Botrytis Vidal Blanc Wine Details
Price: $16.50 per bottle

Description: Botrytis or “Noble Rot” is mold that penetrates grape skins causing clusters to shrivel and dehydrate. During this attack the overall acidity decreases while the grape sugars become extremely concentrated. The outcome is a sweet golden nectar, with an intense and fascinating aroma that should only be shared among the best of friends.

Varietal Definition
Vidal Blanc:
A white French hybrid once widely planted in the south of France, it is more suitable for growing in warm and humid climates like the South. These vines are prolific, producing large golden berries, suitable for eating out of hand as table grapes. When vinified, Villard Blanc makes a fruity, mildly intense white wine (somewhat Sauvignon Blanc like) of fairly neutral and simple flavors. Primarily used for blending.


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