DeWaal Young Vines Sauvignon Blanc 2017 (6/case) (R79/BOTTLE)

DeWaal Young Vines Sauvignon Blanc 2017 (6/case) (R79/BOTTLE)

Regular price R 474.00 Sale

WINEMAKER: Chris de Waal

COMMENTS OF THE WINEMAKER

A beautiful, crisp low-alcohol wine. Ideal for summer lunches.

Lovely refreshing fruit flavours – green pepper, lime and melon.

Young Vines was created out of the need to have a good wine-by-the-glass in gourmet restaurants.

OENOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Fermentation & Maceration Period: 10 – 14 days

Alc Strength: 12.0%

TA (g/l): 5.6 g/l

PH: 3.2

RS: 2.3 g/l

Cellar Maturation: Unwooded

Bottling Date: May 2014

Future Maturation Potential: 1 – 2 years

Market Release Date: July 2014

VITICULTURAL INFORMATION

Grape Varieties: Sauvignon Blanc

Location of Vineyard: High up on cooler South facing slopes

Soil Type: Hutton

Age of Vineyard: 10 – 15 years

Root Stock: R 99

Method of Trellising: 3 wire – hedge

Harvest Date: 26 February 2014

Sugar level at Harvest: 22°B

Yield per Hectare: 9 tons per hectare