Bornova Misket (Muscat)

Bornova Misket
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Bornova Misket is grown around and near Izmir in the Aegean region. Its grapes are medium-sized with a pinkish in colour when ripened. They are cultivated on various heights, from 150 m to 900 m on clay and gravel.

They produce very aromatic wines that are light, easy drinking. They range from dry to particularly sweet and have a golden colour.

Aromas : Grapefruit, lemon, lemon curd, orange blossom, basil, mint, thyme, bay leaves, bergamot,  honeysuckle, honey, tropical fruits, melon, rose, daisies.