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.
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||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|
|pH at harvest||3.21|
|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|
|Total acid||6.2 g/l|
|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.