Sutherland Grenache Rosé 2014

Dry and deliciously refreshing. Packed with berries and red fruit aromas. The perfect wine to sip while watching the sun set.

Maturation

Enjoy now or over the next 2 years

Food Pairing

An aperitif, or with sushi and light dishes.

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Tasting Notes

Varietal Grenache 100%
Root stock Mgt 101-14
Soil type Glenrosa
Age of vines Planted 2006
Plant density 1962 vines/ha
Trellising Vertical shoot positioning/Vertical hedge with 3 sets of canopy wires
Pruning Spur pruning (2 bud)
Yield 17 t/ha
Irrigation Supplementary drip
Vintage A wet start to the season delaying harvest and putting extra pressure on the cellar. The resultant wines show great purity and finesse
Picking date 14 March 2014
Grape sugar 23.42 °B
Acidity 4.54 g/l
pH at harvest 3.38
Yeasts WE14
Fermentation temp 14 °C
Method De-stalked, crushed to press, cold soaked overnight, settling followed by fermentation in tank.
Residual sugar 3.5 g/l
pH 3.19
Total acid 5.5 g/l
Alcohol 14.2%
Maturation 2014 - 2016

Dry and deliciously refreshing. Packed with berries and red fruit aromas that follow through onto the palate. Crisp with a long finish. The perfect wine to sip while watching the sun set.

All vintages:

2018, 2017, 2015, 2014