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R75.00

Sauvignon Blanc 2017

R 480.00 per case of 6

Description

A light, Passion fruit dominated Sauvignon Blanc with a splash of Semillon for extra zesty lime flavours. Well balanced with zippy acidity. Will improve over 3 years.

ANALYSIS:

Alc: 13.5% RS: 1.9 g/l TA: 6.6 g/l pH: 3.30

PRICE:

R 80.00 per bottle; R 480.00 per case of 6

This typical Durbanville 100% Sauvignon Blanc, has a great balance between the greener style as well as the fruit driven style. With hints of guava, grapefruit and green pepper on the nose carrying all the way through to the pallet.

Well balanced with a zippy acidity.

Drink now or within 3 years.

Tasting Notes

VINEYARD

SOIL TYPE:

Well drained Hutton & Glenrosa

VINEYARD AREA:

Blocks vary in size from 0.9 – 3 hectares

TRELLIS:

Vertical shoot positioning (VSP) with 2 movable wires

IRRIGATION:

At crucial times during grape development.

CLONES:

SB11H, SB316, SB10B on Rootstock Richter 110

HARVESTED:

Late February 2015

DEGREE BALLING:

Varied between 22.1˚ & 23.0˚

FERMENTATION:

All blocks fermented at 12˚C separately using a variety of yeasts. Fermentation time varied between 12 & 18 days.