Kaapzicht Steytler Pentagon 2015 - SOLD OUT

SOLD OUT

Technical Analysis

Winemaker - Danie Steytler
Main Variety - Cabernet Sauvignon
Alcohol - 14.38 %vol
pH - 3.56
RS - 2.9 g/l
Total Acid - 5.9 g/l
Appellation - Stellenbosch

Characteristics

Type - Red
Style - Dry
Body - Full
Taste - Fruity


Tasting Notes

A muscular Bordeaux style blend that exudes power and concentration, tied up in a structure of fine grained tannin and bright acidity that not only promise extensive evolution, but also entices with every visit to the glass. Brooding dark fruit tightly packed in an intricate frame are delivered with great purity and finesse.

Ageing Potential

15 years maturation should greatly reward with complexity and elegance.


Blend Information

50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 22.5% Cabernet Franc, 18.5 % Merlot, 4.5% Petit Verdot, 4.5% Malbec

Food Suggestions

Delicious matched with some slow-roasted rosemary lamb.


In The Vineyard

Vines planted in weathered granite topsoil on a layer of gravel, above a crumbly clay sub-soil. Yield of 5 tons per hectare.


In The Cellar

The five cultivars were vinified and aged separately in small French oak barrels for 28 months, personally selected by the winemaker and then blended together.

Additional Information

Handcrafted by a family whose lifeblood is wine, the Steytler Range is the culmination of our estate’s best wines in only exceptional vintages. Tradition and 4 generations of Steytler passion forge these wines.
A muscular Bordeaux style blend that exudes power and concentration, tied up in a structure of fine grained tannin and bright acidity that not only promise extensive evolution, but also entices with every visit to the glass. Brooding dark fruit tightly packed in an intricate frame are delivered with great purity and finesse.


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Kaapzicht Steytler Pentagon 2015 - SOLD OUT Danie Steytler Cabernet Sauvignon

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