DeWaal Young Vines Sauvignon Blanc 2016
Technical Analysis
Winemaker
: Chris de Waal
Main Variety : Sauvignon Blanc
Alcohol : 12.70 %vol
pH : 3.47
RS : 2.4 g/l
Total Acid : 5.0 g/l
Appellation : Stellenbosch
Characteristics
Type : White
Style : Dry
Body : Medium
Taste : Fruity


Accolades
Getaway Best Value Wine Awards 2017 - 4 stars and second best Sauvignon Blanc in the category
Tasting Notes

Young Vines is the popular lifestyle range from DeWaal, the wines are accessible and fruit-driven in style.
This is a wonderful refreshing wine with lovely passion fruit, fig and guava flavours.

Ageing Potential
Future Maturation Potential: 1 - 2 years
Blend Information
100% Sauvignon Blanc
Food Suggestions
Ideal for relaxing al fresco summer luncheons. Also perfect to enjoy a glass or two on its own, or as a welcoming drink with canapes. Lovely with a refreshing salmon salad or any grilled calamari and fish.
In The Vineyard

Location of Vineyard: High up on cooler South facing slopes
Soil Type: Hutton
Age of Vineyard: 10 - 15 years
Root Stock: R 99
Method of Trellising: 3 wire- hedge

About The Harvest

Harvest Date: February 2016
Sugar level at Harvest: 220176° B
Yield per Hectare: 9 tons per hectare

In The Cellar

Fermentation & Maceration Period: 10 - 14 days
Cellar Maturation: Unwooded
Bottling Date: July 2016


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