Sutherland Grenache Rosé 2020
Dry and refreshing, our Grenache Rosé offers layers of berries and red fruit aromas with a hint of hibiscus on the palate. The wine is full of flavour with a zesty finish.
Enjoy now or over the next 3 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||One of the earliest and quickest harvests we have had at our Sutherland Vineyards. Slow ripening and then sudden surge in ripening with the ensuing rush to get vineyards picked at what we believe to be optimum ripeness.|
|Picking date||19 February 2020|
|Grape sugar||20.6 °B|
|pH at harvest||3.18|
|Fermentation temp||14 °C|
|Method||De-stalked, crushed to press, cold soaked overnight, settling followed by fermentation in tank.|
|Total acid||5.7 g/l|
|Maturation||2020 - 2023|
The Current Range
Available Sep 2022
Looking for an older vintage? Please contact us for more information.