Bon Courage Inkarà Shiraz 2010

Complex amalgam red berried fruit with soft tones of chocolate and espresso. Mulberry with sweet spice and smoky oak. lingers on to the palate. Round and full with a velvet character. Silky texture palate with supple tannins and lots of horsepower. Excellent ageing potential.


variety : Shiraz | 100% Shiraz
winemaker : Jacques Bruwer
wine of origin : Breede River
analysis : alc : 14.8 % vol  rs : 4.6 g/l  pH : 3.57  ta : 6.4 g/l  
type : Red  style : Dry  body : Full  taste : Fragrant   wooded
pack : Bottle  closure : Cork  

AWARDS
Terroir Awards - District Winner

ageing : Excellent ageing potential.

about the harvest: Grapes were harvested at 26° Balling.
Yield: 6 tons/ha

in the cellar : The wine was whole berry fermented and cold soaked. Halfway through fermentation, half of the wine was pumped into American oak barrels. The rest was left to ferment dry on the skin. It was then racked into French oak barrels. The wine was oak matured for 18 - 24 months in 100% new oak.

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