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.
Enjoy now or over the next 2 years
An aperitif, or with sushi and light dishes.
|Root stock||Mgt 101-14|
|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)|
|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|
|pH at harvest||3.38|
|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|
|Total acid||5.5 g/l|
|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.