Groote Post Kapokberg Pinot Noir 2012

Groote Post Kapokberg Pinot Noir 2012

A delicate, red-fruit delivery balanced by dried-beef, savoury flavours. A subtle hint of forest floor underpins the earthy tones characteristic of the cultivar, yielding an elegant, refined and soft wine.


variety : Pinot Noir [ 100% Pinot Noir ]
winemaker : Lukas Wentzel
wine of origin : Darling
analysis : alc : 14.34 % vol  rs : 1.6 g/l  pH : 3.53  ta : 6.1 g/l  
type : Red  style : Dry   wooded
pack : Bottle  size : 0  closure : Cork  

AWARDS

2013 Veritas Wine Awards - Silver
2014 John Platter's Wine Guide - 4 stars

in the vineyard : Soil: Hutton & Oakleaf
Yield: 5t/ha
Irrigation: Dry Land
Trellising: 5 wire Perold

about the harvest: Careful crop control and selections in the vineyard were a priority before harvest. Grapes were harvested and cooled down in our cooling containers overnight. Early morning we started de-stemming, but before that we did another selection on the sorting table.
Balling harvested: 25° Balling

in the cellar : 

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