Rietvallei John B Rosé 2012

Rietvallei John B Rosé 2012

This rosé is a blend of 60% Cabernet Sauvignon and 40% Merlot. The wine has a lovely floral bouquet expressing a mixture of berry-fruit flavours which carries through to the palate leaving a long-lasting aftertaste. A fresh, fruity dry rosé for everyday enjoyment.

A perfect partner for salads, seafood and light meals in general. Ideal for outdoor picnics and no need for a corkscrew, it's screw-cap!Serve chilled (7 - 10°C).

variety : Cabernet Sauvignon [ 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 40% Merlot ]
winemaker : Kobus Burger
wine of origin : Breede River
analysis : alc : 12.02 % vol  rs : 2.0 g/l  pH : 3.61  ta : 5.8 g/l  va : 0.27 g/l  so2 : 145 mg/l  fso2 : 28 mg/l  
type : Rose  style : Dry  body : Full  taste : Fruity  
pack : Bottle  closure : Screwcap  

in the vineyard : The Cabernet Sauvignon vines were established in 1998 and 1999 are trellised and under micro irrigation. General soil type is calcareous.

about the harvest: The grapes are machine harvested at night at 24° Balling (Brix).

in the cellar : In the cellar, after cold settling, the clean juice are inoculated with a special cultivated wine yeast and cold fermented in stainless steel tanks at 17°C till dry. After fermentation the wine is left on the fine lees for at least two months before bottling.

Packaging details
Bottle volume: 750ml
Case size: 6 x 750ml
Pallet size: 120 x 6 x 750ml
Case weight: 7.42 kg
Closure: Stelvin (Screw-cap)
EAN 750ml Bottle Barcode: 6009673830710
UPC 750ml Bottle Barcode (USA only): 89673300067-3
EAN 6x750ml Case Barcode: 6009673830154
UPC 6x750ml Case Barcode (USA only): 89673300066-6

OTHER VINTAGES - not for sale

Cabernet Sauvignon