Rust en Vrede Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 1998

Intense red colour. Blackberry, red currant and mint aromas with a touch of eucalyptus. The aroma reverberates on the palate, where some dry herb character also shows. Long fresh finish.


variety : Cabernet Sauvignon | 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
winemaker : Louis Strydom
wine of origin : Coastal
analysis : alc : 13.0 % vol  rs : 2.4 g/l  pH : 3.71  ta : 5.9 g/l  
type : Red  style : Dry   wooded
pack : Bottle  

AWARDS
2001 Veritas - Gold Award
in the vineyard : Vineyards situated on north facing slopes and at the end of the valley hence slightly warmer conditions. Deep red soils. A mixture of weathered granite and a small percentage of clay, Clovelly and Hutton structure.

in the cellar : Fermented in open top fermentation vats, pressed and left to mature in French 225L barrels for 14 months. Bottled and left to mature another 15 months.

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