Rhebokskloof Vineyard Selection Shiraz 2012

Medium bodied, with spice, red fruit and black pepper, the wine confidently reflects typical Shiraz characteristics. Delicate oaking with smooth juicy palate appeal, it can be enjoyed now or aged for a further few years.


variety : Shiraz | 100% Shiraz
winemaker : Rolanie Lotz
wine of origin : Paarl
analysis : alc : 13.86 % vol  rs : 2.70 g/l  pH : 3.49  ta : 5.8 g/l  
type : Red  style : Dry  body : Medium  taste : Fragrant   wooded
pack : Bottle  size : 750ml  closure : Cork  

ageing : It can be enjoyed now or aged for a further few years.

in the vineyard : Origin: Rhebokskloof Estate and selected other vineyards
Soil type: Decomposed granite

about the harvest: Harvesting date: February - March 2012
Tons / Ha: 8 tons (average)
Balling: 25° B at harvest

in the cellar : Fermentation: Cold maceration and fermentation in stainless steel tanks. Regular pump overs were done.

Oaking: 300L French (90%) & American (10%) oak barrels 30% new oak used 70% 2nd and 3rd fill
Aging: Matured in oak barrels for 22 months. Further maturation in stainless steel tanks for 8 months.

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