Signatures of Doolhof Malbec Bushvine Blanc de Noir 2017

Signatures of Doolhof Malbec Bushvine Blanc de Noir 2017

Made from the only block of bush vine Malbec on the farm. Light Salmon pink in colour with delicate aromas of crushed strawberries, flower petals and underlying white truffles. Finishes with a subtle freshness of pomegranates and a stylish zesty silkiness.

This Blanc de Noir pairs well with turkey, cranberries, or a salad with pomegranates, candied nuts, and goat cheese

variety : Malbec [ 100% Malbec ]
winemaker : Gielie Beukes
wine of origin : Wellington
analysis : alc : 10.8 % vol  rs : 3.3 g/l  pH : 3.62  ta : 6.5 g/l  
type : Rose  style : Dry  taste : Fruity  
pack : Bottle  size : 750ml  closure : Screwcap  

about the harvest: Picked by hand from our 0.8ha bushvine Malbec on two days in January and February at different ripeness levels.

in the cellar : Whole bunch pressings at incremental pressure levels to slowly extract colour and clean juice which was fermented separately at 13 - 16°C to obtain lovely vibrant aromas. Extended lees contact for three months after which wine was settled clear and stabilized. Bottled in May 2017

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