A medium-bodied, wood-matured red wine. Typical Shiraz flavours on the nose, while strong berry flavours follow through onto the palate. A versatile wine, enjoyable with a variety of red meat dishes. Superb with lamb.
A medium-bodied, wood-matured red wine. Shiraz thrives in our region, so you’ll find the typical ripe maraschino cherry, plum and white pepper flavours on the nose, while prominent berry flavours follow through onto the palate.
A variety of red meat dishes. Superb with Moroccan lamb.
Wine Of Origin
Western Cape Province of South Africa – Paarl and surrounding areas. Cold wet winters, hot dry summers.
In The Vineyard
Vineyards planted on warmer north and north westerly slopes. Vineyards are trellised, 5 wire Perold system, with basic canopy and crop management. Vineyards only receive supplemental irrigation. Harvested mid February to the beginning of March.
YIELD: 10 – 12 t/haBALLING AT HARVEST: 24,5 – 26°B
In The Cellar
Fermented on skins for 7-12 days after which the skins are pressed and the wine is inoculated with malolactic bacteria to initiate a secondary fermentation. On completion of malolactic fermentation the wine are matured in French oak for 6 – 8 months. There after the wine is filtered and stabilized prior to bottling.
|Residual Sugar||4,5 g/l|
|Total Acid||5,60 g/l|
|Volatile Acid||0,44 g/l|
|Taste||Fragrant, Spicy, Wooded|