Sutherland Grenache Rosé 2015

Dry and deliciously refreshing, our Rosé is packed with berries and red fruit aromas with hints of white pepper on the palate. 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 4.18 t/ha
Irrigation Supplementary drip
Vintage The earliest recorded harvest in Sutherland history! Cool summer days with very little rain, resulting in ideal growing conditions for grapes.
Picking date 12 February 2015
Grape sugar 20.8 °B
Acidity 6.61 g/l
pH at harvest 3.21
Yeasts WE14
Fermentation temp 14 °C
Method De-stalked, crushed to press, cold soaked overnight, settling followed by fermentation in tank.
Residual sugar 3.9 g/l
pH 3.29
Total acid 6.2 g/l
Alcohol 12.79 %
Maturation 2015 - 2017

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