Stories Shiraz / Pinotage / Grenache 2017

Stories Shiraz / Pinotage / Grenache 2017

Deep red colour with very intense violet reflections. Aromas of ripe red fruits and black current with an elegant smokey, vanilla and chocolate touch. Mouth feel shows good volume and round, sweet, persistent tannins.

Most enjoyable with spicy pâtés, roast beef or lamb.
Serving Temp: 18° C

variety : Shiraz [ 52% Shiraz, 42% Pinotage, 6% Grenache ]
winemaker : Dewald Huisamen
wine of origin : Swartland
analysis : alc : 14.5 % vol  rs : 4.76 g/l  pH : 3.69  ta : 5.39 g/l  va : 0.58 g/l  
type : Red  style : Dry  body : Full  taste : Fruity  
pack : Bottle  size : 750ml  closure : Screwcap  

AWARDS

Veritas 2017 - Silver

in the vineyard : Geographical location: Riebeekberg
Vineyard: Trellised

about the harvest: Manual harvesting of grapes.
Yield: 8tons/hectare

in the cellar : Fermentation maintained at a controlled temperature (26° - 28° C) in an open tank wetting the cap with three daily pump-overs. Natural malolactic fermentation.

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