Blend: Pinotage 63%, Malbec 37%
Grape Analysis: pH: 3.48
Alc (%vol): 14.76%
Intruiging aromas, spiced red fruits and wood, black cherries, smoky spice and herb
undertones. Very full, structured wine. Ageing potential up to 10 years.
Harvest: Pinotage: Second week February Malbec: First week March
Bottled: February 2012
Soil Types: Hutton/Clovelly
Training method: Pinotage Bush vines. Malbec: 5-wire curtain Trellis
Wood Maturation: After blending, 60% into new French oak barrels for 10 months,
20% second fill French oak barrels for 10 months and 20% second fill American
oak barrels for 12 months.
AWARDS: 2012 VERITAS BRONZE MEDAL.