Beaumont Constable House Red Blend 2014

A Shiraz Cabernet Sauvignon blend with loads of flavour and soft tannins.

Spicy red meat, grilled pork or roasted lamb. Game such as springbok, ostrich, rabbit and venison, spices such as cumin and coriander enhanced the natural spice of this Shiraz.

variety : Shiraz | 54% Shiraz, 46% Cabernet Sauvignon
winery : Beaumont Wines
winemaker : Sebastian Beaumont
wine of origin : Bot River
analysis : alc : 14.54 % vol  rs : 1.5 g/l  pH : 3.60  ta : 5.5 g/l  
type : Red  style : Dry  body : Medium  taste : Fragrant  
pack : Bottle  size : 0  closure : Screwcap  

ageing : 8 - 10 years

in the vineyard : 2014 was a cooler vintage with a nice balanced yield and very healthy grapes.
Vineyard age: Between 10-17 years 
Yield: 6 tons/ha 

about the harvest: Picked and vinified separately.

in the cellar : Using stalks during the fermentation to add to the complexity of the structure. Completely naturally fermented. Then pressed after a 12- 16 days on the skins and taken to a mixture of tank and barrel for malo lactic fermentation. 14 months in older oak barrels.

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