DeWaal Young Vines Shiraz 2016
Technical Analysis
Winemaker
: Daniel de Waal
Main Variety : Shiraz
Alcohol : 13.10 %vol
pH : 3.59
RS : 2.2 g/l
Total Acid : 5.2 g/l
Appellation : Stellenbosch
Characteristics
Type : Red
Style : Dry
Body : Medium
Taste : Fruity


Tasting Notes
Rich black cherry fruit flavours on the middle palate with a smooth, round finish. White pepper and spicy flavours with mocca undertones.
Ageing Potential
Future maturation potential: 3 years
Blend Information
100%
Food Suggestions
Great to enjoy on its own or with pizza and pasta dishes. It is very refreshing and lovely, when chilled in summer.
In The Vineyard
Location of Vineyard: Lower down on the north facing slopes 
Soil Type: Gravel & loam
Age of Vineyard: Under 15 years
Root Stock: R 99
Method of Trellising: Cordon
About The Harvest
Harvest Date: 4 March 2016
Sugar level at Harvest: 24° B
Yield per Hectare: 9 tons per hectare
In The Cellar
Fermentation & Maceration Period: 14 days
Cellar Maturation: 3 months in older french oak barrels
Bottling Date: May 2017
Market Release Date: September 2017
Additional Information
Part of our lifestyle range, this is a lovely, fruit-driven wine, with subtle oak.
Although presented under the Young Vines range, these vineyards are between 13 - 15 years old, producing wonderful fruit.

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