Kaapzicht Sauvignon Blanc 2011

Technical Analysis

Winemaker - Danie Steytler Jnr
Main Variety - Sauvignon Blanc
Alcohol - 12.9 %vol
pH - 3.37
RS - 3.1 g/l
Total Acid - 6.3 g/l
Appellation - Stellenbosch

Characteristics

Type - White
Style - Dry


Tasting Notes

Very pale straw with ripe tropical tones of guava, wintermelon and green apple; some herbaceous flavours and flinty minerality adds interest; succulent with soft ripeness and well-integrated acidity.
Elsie Pels - Cape Wine Master

Ageing Potential

3 - 5 years

Blend Information

100% Sauvignon Blanc

Food Suggestions

Enjoy this season with summery goats cheese salad.

In The Vineyard

Vines planted in weathered granite type soil. Yield of 8 tons per hectare.

About The Harvest

Grapes were harvested during early morning hours in cool temperatures.

In The Cellar

Made reductively. Grapes were given ± 8-10 hours skin contact. Enzymes were used to help extract flavours while on the skins. VIN 7 Yeast was used. Wine lay on the lees for 3 months before being racked, cleaned and bottled.


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