Waverley Hills CW Reserve Shiraz 2014

Waverley Hills CW Reserve Shiraz 2014

Intense purple colour. Concentrated pepper, violet and sweet plum aromas rounded off by the smoky and spicy notes of French oak. On the palate the wine has a soft entry and a long finish of red nectarines and white pepper.

variety : Shiraz [ 100% Shiraz ]
winemaker : Johan Delport
wine of origin : Tulbagh
analysis : alc : 15.02 % vol  rs : 2.6 g/l  pH : 3.87  ta : 5.2 g/l  
type : Red  style : Dry  body : Full  taste : Herbaceous   wooded organic
pack : Bottle  size : 750ml  closure : Cork  

in the vineyard : Specially selected from a small parcel within an existing vineyard with Oakleaf soils and clay sub soil and drip irrigation. This piece delivers about 2 tons of grapes every year with very small grape bunches and tiny berries.

in the cellar : Fermented at 24ºC in stainless steel, transferred to barrels for malolactic fermentation. 30 months in 100% new French oak 225 litre barrels.

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