Migliarina Shiraz 2014

Colour : Dark ruby red with a youthful purple rim. 
Nose : Perfumed with sweet cherry, plums and a touch of Iodine. 
Palate : Soft, yet firm tannins with a creamy mid palate and lasting forest berry finish.

variety : Shiraz | 100% Shiraz
winery : Migliarina Wines
winemaker : Carsten Migliarina
wine of origin : Stellenbosch
analysis : alc : 14.0 % vol  rs : 2.7 g/l  pH : 3.54  ta : 6.0 g/l  va : 0.58 g/l  so2 : 115 mg/l  fso2 : 31 mg/l  
type : Red  style : Dry  
pack : Bottle  size : 750ml  closure : Cork  

in the vineyard : The grapes for this wine where sourced from different vineyards in Stellenbosch.

about the harvest: The grapes where harvested at 24 to 26 balling depending on the vineyard.

in the cellar : In the cellar the grapes where fermented at between 18 and 25 degrees with an average of 63 days skin contact and malo-lactic fermentation was done on the skins. The wine was matured in French, Hungarian and German oak barrels for 17 months of which 16% was new oak, 43% second fill and 43% third fill. This wine was bottled on the 24th January 2014 and is very young at the moment. Only 6555 bottles were produced.

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