DeWaal Signal Rock 2007
Technical Analysis
Winemaker
: Daniël de Waal
Main Variety : Cabernet Sauvignon
Alcohol : 14.65 %vol
pH : 3.66
RS : 2.3 g/l
Total Acid : 5.4 g/l
Appellation : Stellenbosch
Characteristics
Type : Red
Style : Dry
Body : Full
Taste : Fruity


Accolades
The 1993 Uiterwyk Estate Wine was the first Cape Blend to be made in South Africa.
Tasting Notes
Full bodied Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot blend.
Intense black fruit and ripe berry flavours, hints of cedar and chocolate. Ripe open structure that could mature for 8 years further.
Ageing Potential
10 - 15 years
Blend Information
85% Cabernet Sauvignon, 15% Merlot
In The Vineyard
Location of Vineyard: On warmer north facing slopes
Soil Type: Gravel & loam
Age of Vineyard: 25 years
Root Stock: R99
Method of Trellising: 3 wire - hedge.
About The Harvest
Harvest Date: March 2007
Sugar level at Harvest: 25.5° Balling
Yield per Hectare: 6.5 tons per hectare.
In The Cellar
Fermentation & Maceration Period: 14 days
Cellar Maturation: 18 months 225-litre French barriques (70% new, 30% second fill)
Bottling Date: May 2009

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