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Pulpit Rock Louisa MCC Brut 2017
Technical Analysis
Winemaker
: Dewald Huisamen
Main Variety : Chardonnay
Alcohol : 12.2 %vol
pH : 3.26
RS : 8.8 g/l
Total Acid : 6.1 g/l
Volatile Acidity : 0.35 g/l
Appellation : Swartland
Characteristics
Type : Cap_Classique
Style : Dry
Taste : Fruity


Accolades
Veritas 2018 - Silver
Tasting Notes
Vivacious cascading bubbles will fill your mouth with hints of fresh green apple, white peach and elegant lemon zest.  Rounded by a velvety , yet crisp mouthfeel.
Blend Information
100% Chardonnay
Food Suggestions
Perfect as a welcoming drink with canapés or to accompany smoked salmon or sushi.
In The Vineyard
Geographical Location: Riebeekberg
Vineyard: Trellised
About The Harvest
Manual harvesting of early ripening Chardonnay grapes took place prior to the whole-bunch pressing method.
Yield: 8tons/ha
In The Cellar
After controlled fermentation at 14° C the finished base-wine were left on the fermentation lees for 3 months to enhance complexity and structure. During this time, the wine were stirred regularly. A yeast rehydration protocol were followed prior to fermentation in bottle where the wine spend a further 9 months on the lees before disgorging took place.

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Pulpit Rock Louisa MCC Brut 2017 Dewald Huisamen Chardonnay

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