Kaapzicht Sauvignon Blanc 2005

Technical Analysis

Winemaker - Charl Coetzee
Main Variety - Sauvignon Blanc
Alcohol - 13.41 %vol
pH - 3.28
RS - 2.9 g/l
Total Acid - 6.4 g/l
Appellation - Stellenbosch

Characteristics

Type - White


Accolades

2005 Michelangelo International Wine Awards Sept.'05 - Silver

Tasting Notes

Fresh crushed nettle flavours with ripe gooseberry and melon complexity; well rounded with a crisp finish.

Blend Information

100% Sauvignon Blanc

In The Vineyard

Vines planted in Estcourt type soil. Yield of 10 tons per hectare.

About The Harvest

Made reductively. Grapes were harvested cool. Stopped harvesting at 25°C.

In The Cellar

Dry ice was used to control oxidation. Grapes were given ± 8-10 hours skin contact. Enzymes to help extract flavours while on skins. VIN 7 Yeast was used. 2 Months lease contact. The RS was lifted to 3.0 g/l


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