Van Loveren River Red 2010

A hugely popular, smooth red blend. Good upfront fruit and berries on the nose and palate. Soft tannins and a pleasant lingering palate.


variety : Shiraz | 50% Shiraz, 30% Merlot, 20% Ruby Cabernet
winery : Van Loveren
winemaker : Bussell Retief
wine of origin : Robertson
analysis : alc : 14.0 % vol  rs : 2.3 g/l  pH : 3.65  ta : 5.3 g/l  
type : Red  
pack : Bottle  closure : Cork  

ageing : 1 - 3 years

in the vineyard : AGE OF VINE: 11 Years old
SOILS: Sandstone; Clay
TRELLISING: 4 Wire Perold system
IRRIGATION: Drip irrigation controlled by a computer system through meters and tensiometers.

about the harvest: Machine & hand harvested

in the cellar : 100% unwooded, Merlot and Ruby Cabernet vinified separately. Minimal intervention in the natural process allows cultivars to express their individual characteristics.

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