Sutherland Grenache Rosé 2018

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South African Customers:
R90.00 per bottle (incl. VAT)

International Customers:
$5.56 per bottle

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Dry and deliciously refreshing, our Grenache Rosé offers layers of berries and red fruit aromas with a hint of white pepper on the palate. The wine is full of flavour with a crisp finish.

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 A warm, dry vintage with a late start, resulted in smaller tonnage but yielding balanced, well structured wines with lovely intensity.
Picking date 22 February 2018
Grape sugar 19.4 °B
Acidity 7.17 g/l
pH at harvest 3.19
Yeasts Fermicru Rose
Fermentation temp 14 °C
Method De-stalked, crushed to press, cold soaked overnight, settling followed by fermentation in tank.
Residual sugar 4.9g/l
pH 3.22
Total acid 6.0 g/l
Alcohol 11.53 %
Maturation 2018 - 2020

Dry and deliciously refreshing, our Grenache Rosé offers layers of berries and red fruit aromas with a hint of white pepper on the palate. The wine is full of flavour with a crisp finish.

All vintages:

2018, 2017, 2015, 2014