Kleine Draken Kiddush NV

Kleine Draken Kiddush NV

Colour: Deep ruby red.
Nose: Clean and mature berry fruit.
Palate: Well-rounded sweet palate with good acid balance.

All sacramental and festive occasions.

variety : Pinotage [ 80% Pinotage, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon ]
winery : Kleine Draken
winemaker : Jean van Rooyen
wine of origin : Paarl
analysis : alc : 10.5 % vol  rs : 248 g/l  pH : 3.28  ta : 6.2 g/l  fso2 : 35 mg/l  
type : Red  style : Sweet  taste : Fruity   kosher
pack : Bottle  closure : Cork  

in the vineyard : Irrigation: Drip
Trellis System: Extende Perold
Soil: Deep Loam
Climate: Hot dry summers & heavy winter rains

about the harvest: Type: Handpicked
Date: 23 January, 4 March
Yield: 9 tons / ha

in the cellar : After destalking and crushing the mash was flash pasteurized to 82° C and then immediately cooled to 24° C. The mash was then inoculated with a selected yeast strain and fermented to 2° B. After pressing the wine was sweetend with cane sugar. Before the bottling process the wine went through a light filtration.

OTHER VINTAGES - not for sale

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Cabernet Sauvignon
Cabernet Sauvignon