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Pinotage Rosé 2016

This soft, easy drinking wine has a fresh bouquet of strawberry and blackberry fruits.

 

VARIETAL 100 % Pinotage Rosé
ORIGIN Breedekloof
SOIL TYPES Glenrosa & Sandstone
CLIMATE Moderate Mediterranean
AGE OF VINES 16 years
VINEYARD AREA 20 ha
YIELD PER HECTARE 11 ton/ha
TRELLISED Extended 6 wire Perold
IRRIGATION Supplementary
CLONE PI 45 I
HARVEST DATES end Feb
DEGREE BALLING AT HARVEST 22.5 °B
VINIFICATION 6h skin contact and cold fermentation for 3 weeks a 12°C.
MATURATION N/A
AGING 1 – 3 years
TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Density 0.9907
Alcohol 12.08 %
pH 3.52
Residual Sugar 1.7
Volatile Acidity 0.32
Total Acidity 5.5
FSO2 27
TSO2 119

 

SERVING SUGGESTION
Seafood linguine or summertime salad with fresh asparagus, chicken and new potatoes.

 

AWARDS

Veritas 2015 – Silver

Michelangelo 2013 – Gold

Veritas 2013 – Silver