Jason's Creek Classic Red 2012

Jason's Creek Classic Red 2012

This award winning wine is smooth and delightfully uncomplicated with delicious berry and spice flavours.


variety : Petit Verdot [ 30% Petit Verdot, 30% Cabernet Franc, 30% Malbec ]
winemaker : Ivy du Toit
wine of origin : Slanghoek
analysis : alc : 15.0 % vol  rs : 5.4 g/l  pH : 3.5  ta : 6.0 g/l  
type : Red   wooded
pack : Bottle  size : 750ml  closure : Cork  

AWARDS

• Double Gold Medal Vitis Vinifera Awards 2015

about the harvest: These grapes were picked at an average sugar 25.4°B. The yield on these red grapes average 9.4 tons/ha. All these grapes are handpicked and sorted before delivered to Jason’s Hill Winery.

in the cellar : 
Matured in 300lt size French Oak barrels for 10 months (first, 2nd and 3rd fill barrels)
A charming red blend consisting of
• Petit Verdot (30%)
• Cabernet Franc (30%)
• Malbec (30%)
Matured in 300lt size French Oak barrels for 10 months (first, 2nd and 3rd fill barrels), this award winning wine is smooth and delightfully uncomplicated with delicious berry and spice
flavours.

The Jason’s Creek is our entry level red wine and all ways consists of a blend of 3 cultivars (not all ways the same cultivars though). The grapes are hand-picked and fermented at a temperature of 25°C - 28°C. With regular pump overs and rackand-return methods the colour and fruit are stabilized early in the vinification process.

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