Cape Blend

R70.00

The significant amount of Pinotage coupled with the estate grown Merlot marries into a union of old and new world bliss. Subdued spiciness and ripe plum flavours dominate.

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CAPE BLEND

The significant amount of Pinotage
coupled with the estate grown Merlot
marries into a union of old and new
world bliss. Subdued spiciness and ripe
plum flavours dominate.

VINTAGE: 2015
ORIGIN: Robertson
VARIETY: 51% Pinotage, 21% Cabernet
Sauvignon, 15% Cab Franc, 7%
Shiraz and 6% Merlot
SOIL TYPE: Red Clay Karoo Soil
VINIFICATION
The grapes were harvested at 25° balling
and crushed into the main tank.
Fermentation took place at 28°C. The grapes
were pressed at 5° balling and MLF took
place in the the tank after which it was
pumped into barrels.
MATURATION: 2nd fill American and
French Oak for 12 months.

ANALYSIS
Alc: 14.5 %
R.S: 3.1 g/l
pH: 3.49
TA: 5.6 g/l