Kaapzicht Hanepoot Jerepigo 2016

Technical Analysis

Winemaker - Danie Steytler
Main Variety - Muscat dAlexandrie
Alcohol - 17.35 %vol
pH - 3.56
RS - 220.4 g/l
Total Acid - 4 g/l
Appellation - Stellenbosch

Characteristics

Type - Fortified
Style - Sweet
Body - Full


Tasting Notes

Beautifully fragrant grape flavours fill the glass together with honeysuckle notes; unctuous and full sweet with luscious muscat and sultana flavours; sweetness well balanced with lively acidity for a harmonious finish; delicious fortified dessert wine.


Ageing Potential

Maturation potential of 30 years.

Blend Information

100% Hanepoot Muscat d'Alexandrie

Food Suggestions

To enjoy chilled with apple and almond tart or a fresh fruit platter. 

In The Vineyard

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

About The Harvest

Cold morning grapes were picked.

In The Cellar

Cold morning grapes were picked, destalked, crushed and pumped into red wine fermenters where enzymes for flavour extraction were added. 24 hour skin contact was given before being lightly pressed. The juice was settled clean and treated with Bentonite to make protein stable before being fortified to 17.5 % Alc. 

Additional Information

Full sweet Dessert wine.


Other Vintages

Wine Wine Maker Main Variety
Kaapzicht Hanepoot Jerepigo 2016 Danie Steytler Muscat dAlexandrie
Kaapzicht Hanepoot Jerepigo 2014 Danie Steytler Muscat dAlexandrie
Kaapzicht Hanepoot Jerepigo 2011 Danie Steytler Muscat dAlexandrie
Kaapzicht Hanepoot Jerepigo 2008 Danie Steytler Muscat dAlexandrie
Kaapzicht Hanepoot Jerepigo 2007 Danie Steytler Muscat dAlexandrie
Kaapzicht Hanepoot Jerepigo 2006 Danie Steytler Muscat dAlexandrie
Kaapzicht Hanepoot Jerepigo 2005 Danie Steytler Muscat dAlexandrie
Kaapzicht Hanepoot Jerepigo 2001 Danie Steytler Muscat dAlexandrie
Kaapzicht Hanepoot Jerepigo 2000 Danie Steytler Muscat dAlexandrie
Kaapzicht Hanepoot Jerepigo 1998 Danie Steytler Muscat dAlexandrie

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