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Compagniesdrift Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot 2017

Compagniesdrift Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot 2017
Compagniesdrift Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot 2017
Intense black currant plum and spice on the nose, these flavours follow through on the palate coupled with a rich juiciness and soft, silky tannins.
Technical Analysis
alc 14
rs 2.6
pH 3.52
ta 6.5
Wine Information
Winemaker Chris Williams
Variety Cabernet Sauvignon
BlendPercent Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot
FoodSuggest

Roast meat and game.

Ageing

From 4 - 8 years from vintage.

Cellar The grapes were fermented between 25° to 28° C using commercial yeast. Malolactic fermentation was completed in barrel. Alcoholic fermentation was done in open fermenters.
Matured in seasoned 300Ltr French Oak barrels for 14 months
Harvest

Hand picked.

Vineyard

The Cabernet Sauvignon- Merlot 2016 was vinified from selected fruit from low-yielding mature vineyards. 
16 Year old vines on five wire trellising with drip irrigation is used. The vines are situated on the North-West facing slopes of the Helderberg on decomposed granite.

Style
body Full
style Dry
type Red
Type
Kosher 0
Organic 0
Vegetarian 0
Wooded 0
Pack
Closure Cork
Pack Size 750ml
Pack Type Bottle
  • Range: Compagniesdrift
R89.00
R89.00 per bottle
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