Full bodied, deep ruby red colour. A combination of the varietals gives you more than the sum of the parts. Very complex bouquet with black currant, red berry, mocha and spicy flavours. Big structured wine with a refined line of elegance.
Cabernet Sauvignon 68%, Cabernet Franc 16%, Merlot 16%.
Cold winter with average rainfall. Great ripening conditions.
|Age of Vines||
On average 22 years
Decomposed granite, Hutton and Clovelly soils.
4.5 tons/ha 3000 lit./ha
5 days on skins in open fermenters @ 29 C cap punched manually every 2nd hour.