Kaapzicht Estate Red 2004

Kaapzicht Estate Red 2004

Vibrant red colour with smoky spice, blackberry, plum and red fruit flavours. Well-judged oak adds subtle complexity. Inviting entry with lush berry succulence and smooth tannins. Ripe sweetness and a twist of roasted spice on the finish.


variety : Cabernet Sauvignon [ 65% Cabernet Sauvignon, 35% Shiraz ]
winemaker : Danie Steytler
wine of origin : Stellenbosch
analysis : alc : 14.38 % vol  rs : 2.5 g/l  pH : 3.32  ta : 6.3 g/l  
type : Red  style : Dry  body : Medium   wooded
pack : Bottle  

ageing : 4 – 6 years

in the vineyard : Vines planted in Clovelly type soil. Yield of 6 tons per hectare.

in the cellar : The red cultivars were vinified separately and then blended together. NT 112 yeast was used. Pumping over was done 3 times per day in Red wine tanks. Some French oak staves were used in the tanks to give the wine some complexity.

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