Clos-Malverne-Cabernet-Savignon-Merlot

Clos Malverne Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot

R128.00

The wine has a deep rend colour. A smooth, easy drinking red wine to be enjoyed now. A lighter style Cabernet blend. The herby, berry character of the Cabernet Sauvignon is apparent and complimented by the fruitiness of the merlot. To be enjoyed now, but can be aged for another 2 – 3 years.

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Product Description

The wine has a deep rend colour. A smooth, easy drinking red wine to be enjoyed now. A lighter style Cabernet blend. The herby, berry character of the Cabernet Sauvignon is apparent and complimented by the fruitiness of the merlot. To be enjoyed now, but can be aged for another 2 – 3 years.

Vintage 2014
Varietal Sauvignon/Merlot
Bottle size 750ml

Additional Information

Origin

From selected vineyards in the prime red wine growing area of the Devon Valley near Stellenbosch.

Climate

Mediterranean – summers are warm and dry, whilst sea breezes from the nearby False Bay cool the viney ards in the afternoons.

Tasting Notes

The wine has a deep rend colour. A smooth , easy drinking red wine t o be enjoyed now. A lighter style Cabernet blend.

Vinification

The grapes are hand – harvested at optimal ripeness. They are then destalked, crushed and fermented for 7 days on their skins in open fermenting tanks.

Soil

Deep red Hutton soils.

Trellissing

Hedged (Perold system)

Yield

8 tons per ha.

Alcohol

14 . 36 %

pH

3. 6 6

Residual Sugar

2. 1 g/l

Total acidity

5. 7 g/l