Sutherland Grenache Rosé 2022
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.
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||Wet, cool climate conditions allowed replenishment of water reserves and slow ripening period.|
|Picking date||17 - 21 February 2022|
|Grape sugar||21.6 °B|
|pH at harvest||3.2|
|Yeasts||Vin 7 & Melody|
|Fermentation temp||14 °C|
|Method||De-stalked, crushed, pumped through mash cooler into a holding tank for overnight maceration on the skins in order to develop its unique colour, pressed and floated to clarify the juice, fermented in stainless steel tanks.|
|Residual sugar||2.9 g/l|
|Total acid||5.6 g/l|
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