Edgebaston The Pepper Pot 2014

Edgebaston The Pepper Pot 2014

Made from grown grapes in the Stellenbosch, Paarl and Elgin regions, this wine is created to show the fresh, fruity and spice driven flavours of these Rhone varietals. The colour is youthful and purple/red. The nose is one of crushed black pepper, dark mulberry and mixed berry coulis.

Pure, clean dark red berry flavours flow onto a smooth palate with sufficient structure to warrant enjoyment with food such as Gourmet Pizza with Carpaccio and rocket salad.

variety : Shiraz [ 80% Syrah, 6% Mourvedre, 3% Grenache, 11% Tannat ]
winery : Edgebaston
winemaker : David Finlayson
wine of origin : Coastal Region
analysis : alc : 14.58 % vol  rs : 2.8 g/l  pH : 3.65  ta : 5.6 g/l  va : 0.56 g/l  so2 : 89 mg/l  fso2 : 24 mg/l  
type : Red  style : Dry  body : Medium  taste : Herbaceous   wooded
pack : Bottle  size : 0  closure : Screwcap  

in the vineyard : Soil type: Malmesbury Shale on deep red clay

about the harvest: All grapes were hand picked between February - March 2014.

in the cellar : 

All grapes were fermented in Stainless Steel Tanks using different techniques on batches. Soft pressed to allow fruit dominant characteristics
Wood Elevation:
2nd and 3nd Fill French and American oak barrels and 65hl Foudres for 10 months.
2nd and 3nd Fill French and American oak barrels and 65hl Foudres for 10 months.

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