Kaapzicht Bottelary Hills Estate Blend 2020

Technical Analysis

Winemaker - Danie Steytler Junior
Main Variety - Merlot
Alcohol - 14.76 %vol
pH - 3.55
RS - 5.7 g/l
Total Acid - 6.0 g/l
Appellation - Bottelary

Characteristics

Type - Red
Style - Dry


Tasting Notes

The Bottelary Hills in Stellenbosch has been our home for four generations. This rich and inviting blend celebrates our region’s harvest made by real farmers, making the wine at once familiar, and extraordinary.
A dry red wine.

Ageing Potential

3-6 Years

Blend Information

Merlot 37%, Cabernet Sauvignon 25%, Shiraz 17% , Cabernet Franc 13%, Malbec 6%, Petit Verdot 1%

Food Suggestions

Serve with your favorite Pizza or Pasta

In The Vineyard

Vines planted in Clovelly type soil. Yield of 5 tons per hectare.

In The Cellar

Grapes were destalked and fermented in stainless steel red wine tanks. Two pump overs per day ensured gentle extraction of tannin and flavour. After malolactic fermentation the wine was matured in French oak for 18 months.


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Kaapzicht Bottelary Hills Estate Blend 2020 Danie Steytler Junior Merlot

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