La Cotte Sauvignon Blanc 2000

Straw green colour with a nose of gooseberry and tropical fruit flavours. This dry firmly structured wine shows fresh and complexed fruit which lingers on the palate. A finely structured crisp dry white wine with delicate fruit flavours which lingers on the palate. Would be ideal with Franshhoek local trout or white meat dishes. Serve chilled.


variety : Sauvignon Blanc | Sauvignon Blanc
winemaker : Deon Truter
wine of origin : Franschhoek
analysis : alc : 13.0 % vol  rs : 1.2 g/l  pH : 3.55  ta : 7.1 g/l  

about the harvest: The grapes were picked at 22º Balling.

in the cellar : Cooled down in masscooler to 15ºC. Skin contact in separator for ±24 hours. Only freerun juice used. Settled overnight. Pumped to fermentation tank. Innoculated with selected yeast and fermented at 15ºC for a period of 10-14 days. Wine racked and bottled in April 1999.

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