LOrmarins Sauvignon Blanc 2005

This Sauvignon Blanc reflects the greener flavours typical of cooler climate Sauvignon Blanc. This wine shows a strong citrus base on the nose with a powerful asparagus and cut grass aroma, leading into citrus and complex green vegetal flavours combining with a hint of tropical flavours on the palate.


variety : Sauvignon Blanc | 100% Sauvignon Blanc
winemaker : Christo Hamerse & Neil Patterson
wine of origin : Coastal
analysis : alc : 12.5 % vol  rs : 2.5 g/l  pH : 3.3  ta : 6.6 g/l  
type : White  style : Dry  
pack : Bottle  

AWARDS
Veritas 2005 - Bronze
in the vineyard : Location: 33 degrees 53 min 49 seconds (longitude) 19 degrees 0 min 41 seconds (latitude)
Average rainfall: 1100 mm per annum
Altitude: average of 300m
Soil type: Oakleaf, Sandstone
Yield: 8 tons per hectare

in the cellar : Made exclusively from handpicked grape the juice and skins were soaked together at 8° Celsius for 20 hours. Slowly –fermented the wine was allowed 2 months lees contact.
Production: 7500 cases (12 x 750ml)

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