Van Loveren Five's Reserve Merlot Rose

A character wine with fresh fruity nose, flavours of cherry, ripe summer berries with hints of violet and spice, followed by a gentle, lingering finish.

A lovely summery wine to enjoy with seafood, salads and chicken. Serve chilled (12-15°C)

variety : Merlot | 100% Merlot
winery : Van Loveren
winemaker : Bussel Retief
wine of origin : Robertson
analysis : alc : 12.43 % vol  rs : 2.4 g/l  pH : 3.6  ta : 5 g/l  
type : Rose  
pack : Bottle  size : 750ml  closure : Cork  

ageing : 1-2 years

in the vineyard : AGE OF VINE: 11-16 Years old
SOILS: Well drained alluvial sandy soil; Karoo

about the harvest: Hand harvested at optimum ripeness.

in the cellar : Skin contact of 3 hours to get silk pink colour. Cold fermentation for ± 2 weeks.

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