Knorhoek Two Cubs Rosé 2013

Playful and light-hearted, friendly and approachable, the latest additions to the Knorhoek family are wines of quality and distinction. Wine made by a new generation, for new generation wine lovers.

Nice balance between fruit and acidity showing nice fruit flavours and grape aromas. Excellent for pre-drinks at weddings and other functions.

Enjoy it on its own or with lighter meals such as salads and seafood's.

variety : Pinotage [ 100% Pinotge ]
winery : Knorhoek Wines
winemaker : Arno Albertyn
wine of origin : Simonsberg, Stellenbosch
analysis : alc : 12.0 % vol  rs : 4.81 g/l  pH : 3.34  ta : 5.33 g/l  
type : Rose  style : Off Dry  
pack : Bottle  closure : Cork  

ageing : Drink now or in the next 3 years.

in the vineyard : Irrigation: Drip

in the cellar : After 6 to 12 hours of skin contact, 10% of juice from Pinotage grapes is extracted by the method of Saignée or "bleeding". This extracted juice is nice pink in colour and great for Rosé wine. The Juice undergoes cold fermentation in stainless steel tanks with white wine yeast for 4 weeks. Then the resultant Rosé is filtered and bottled.

Bottles produced: 2550 (425 x 6 bottle cases)

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