Clos Malverne Ellie MCC

R189.00

This wine has a light feminine pink tinge, and shows ample fresh fruit intensity and body, leading to a crisp, dry finish. Saffron and strawberry aromas dominate the nose, while the delicate mousse is an explosion of extra fine bubbles that charm the palate.

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Description

This wine has a light feminine pink tinge, and shows ample fresh fruit intensity and body, leading to a crisp, dry finish. Saffron and strawberry aromas dominate the nose, while the delicate mousse is an explosion of extra fine bubbles that charm the palate.

Vintage 2012
Varietal Rose
Bottle size 750ml

Additional information

Origin

Devon Valley, Stellenbosch. Our single block Shiraz vineyard is low lying o n the cool valley floor .

Climate

Mediterranean – summers are warm and dry, although sea breezes from the nearby False Bay cool the vineyards in the afternoons and evenings.

Winemaking

This wine was whole bunch pressed, with the only skin contact being the time in the press to ensure a very delicate pink colour.

Tasting Notes

This wine has a light feminine pink tinge, and shows ample fresh fruit intensity and body, leading to a crisp, dry finish.

Soil

Deep red Hutton soils.

Yield

8 tons per ha.

Trellissing

Hedged (Perold system)

Alcohol

1 2.5 %

pH

3. 19

Residual Sugar

7.3 g/l

Total acidity

7.9 g/l