Bosman Adama Red 2008

Bosman Adama Red 2008

Exotic, juicy flavors of black plums and red berries. Notes of vanilla and spice carrying through to an exciting palate with elegant/subtle tannins.


variety : Shiraz [ 85% Shiraz, 10% Mourvèdre, 3% Primitivo, 2% Viognier ]
winemaker : Corlea Fourie
wine of origin : Wellington
analysis : alc : 14.0 % vol  rs : 3.6 g/l  pH : 3.6  ta : 6.1 g/l  
type : Red  style : Dry  body : Full  taste : Fragrant   wooded
pack : Bottle  size : 0  closure : Cork  

ageing : To be enjoyed in the year of vintage and two to three years thereafter.

in the vineyard : Viticulturist - Pierre Carstens and Heinie Nel
Three clones of Shiraz were used in the making of this wine, but the bulk of the grapes were from the Wellington Ward VinPro Winning Block of 2007.The Mourvedre also hailing from the same farm. The Primitivo and Viognier were made on experimental basis but earned is way into this blend.

about the harvest: The Shiraz grapes were harvested early morning and cooled down overnight to 10ºC.

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