Blaauwklippen Cabriolet 2015 (6/case) (R132/BOTTLE)

Blaauwklippen Cabriolet 2015 (6/case) (R132/BOTTLE)

Regular price R 792.00 Sale

Character

Dark berriess with licorice spice & dark chocolate combine with notes pepper, coriander and fruitcake. Chalky tannins finishes with mid-palate  and a smooth mid palate grip and texture.

Preparation of Wine

The grapes were handpicked at full ripeness and transported to the cellar for immediate processing. Spontaneous/wild fermentation in stainless steel tanks and wooden casks commenced after a two-day period cold maceration. After fermentation the wine was left on the skin for approximately two weeks before pressing. Maturation took place in a combination of 225L & 300L oak barrels for 24 months.

Suggested Food

Excellent with roasted meat dishes and venison. Will also be the perfect companion for a braai or with matured hard cheeses.

Blend:

Shiraz 39%

Merlot: 36%

Cabernet Sauvignon: 15%

Petit Verdot 10%

Analysis

Alcohol Volume: 13.50%

Residual Sugar g/l: 2.30

Total Acidity g/l: 5.10

pH: 3.64