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Pulpit Rock Brink Family Cabernet Sauvignon 2015
Technical Analysis
Winemaker
: Jaco van der Merwe
Main Variety : Cabernet Sauvignon
Alcohol : 14.5 %vol
pH : 3.88
RS : 3.54 g/l
Total Acid : 5.51 g/l
Volatile Acidity : 0.52 g/l
Appellation : Swartland
Characteristics
Type : Red
Style : Dry
Body : Medium
Taste : Mineral


Accolades
2017 Cape Wine Academy Gold Awards - Gold
Tasting Notes
Deep red color with very intense violet reflections. Aromas of ripe red fruits with a vanilla and chocolate touch. Mouthfeel shows good volume and round, sweet, persistent tannins.
Blend Information
100% Cabernet Sauvignon
Food Suggestions
Most enjoyable with spicy patés, roast beef or lamb. Serving temperature: 18° C
In The Vineyard

Geographical location:Riebeekberg
Vineyard: Trellised

About The Harvest

Manual harvesting of grapes
Yield: 8tons/hectare

In The Cellar

Fermentation occurred in stainless steel tanks at a controlled temperature (25° - 28° C) with two daily pump-overs extracting color and tannins.  After natural malolactic fermentation completed the wine matured 14 months in French and American oak barrels.


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Tel: +27.224612025   Fax: +27.224612028   Email: info@pulpitrock.co.za  
P.O. Box 1, De Gift, Riebeek Wes, 7306, South Africa