Rhebokskloof Cellar Selection Hillside White 2018

Rhebokskloof Cellar Selection Hillside White 2018

A floral and fruity nose of green apple, peaches and pineapple with a touch of lanolin. The flavoursome palate that lingers in the mouth after swallowing.

The perfect match for spicy Indian or Thai cuisine.

variety : Viognier [ 54% Viognier, 32% Chenin Blanc, 14% Sauvignon Blanc ]
winemaker : Rolanie Lotz
wine of origin : Paarl
analysis : alc : 14.0 % vol  rs : 5.8 g/l  pH : 3.43  ta : 6.0 g/l  
type : White  
pack : Bottle  size : 750ml  closure : Cork  

in the vineyard : Origin: Rhebokskloof Estate and selected other selected vineyards
Soil Type: Granitic and shale soils

about the harvest: Harvest Time: February - March 2016
Yield: 6 - 8 tibs oer hectare
Balling: 23° - 24° at harvest

in the cellar : Fermentation: 100% fermented in stainless steel tanks Wine was kept on lees with occasional stirring for 6 months to enhance flavour
Oaking: No oak
Aging: All components matured in tank on the lees for five months before blending and then for another year before bottling