Premier Shiraz Rose

 

PREMIER-SHIRAZ-ROSE

A crisp, zesty Rosé that has a soft coral-coloured hue that invites a taste. Candy floss , strawberry and raspberry flavours on the nose follow through onto the palate.

 

Tasting Notes

A crisp, zesty Rosé that has a soft coral-coloured hue that invites a taste. Candy floss , strawberry and raspberry flavours on the nose follow through onto the palate.

 

Enjoy With

Steamed mussels, salmon or trout.

 

Wine Of Origin

Western Cape

 

Geography

Western Cape Province of South Africa – Paarl and surrounding areas.Cold wet winters, hot dry summers.

 

In The Vineyard

All the vineyards are trellished and are fasing east. Most of these are not irrigated. Basic canopy and crop management. Harvest date mid February.

 

The Harvest

YIELD: 12t/haBALLING AT HARVEST: 21°B

 

In The Cellar

Grapes are destemmend and crushed after which it is coldsoaked for 12-18 hours prior to fermentation. Juice is fermented in stainless steel tanks. Prior to bottling the wines are filtered and stabilized.

 

Blend Information

100% Shiraz

 

Technical Analysis

Winemaker Ryan Puttick
Alcohol 12.5% Vol
pH 3.38
Residual Sugar 6g/l
Total Acid 6.0g/l
Volatile Acid 0.30g/l
SO2 47mg/l

 

Characteristics

Type Rosé
Style Dry
Taste Strawberry Candyfloss