Longavi Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

Crafted from a premium selected vineyard parcel in the Valley of Maule. A true expression of cool-climate terroir with a breathtaking intensity and richness. Deep and intense red, with dark fruit, tobacco and balsamic notes. Great structure with ripe tannins and good acidity that bring freshness and a long finish.


variety : Cabernet Sauvignon [ 100% Cabernet Sauvignon ]
winery : Cederberg Cellar
winemaker : David Nieuwoudt & Julio Bouchon
wine of origin : Elim
analysis : alc : 13.6 % vol  rs : 2.67 g/l  pH : 3.3  ta : 6.11 g/l  
type : Red  style : Dry  taste : Fragrant   wooded
pack : Bottle  size : 750ml  closure : Cork  

AWARDS
Veritas '17: Gold – 2014 vintage
Veritas '16: Silver – 2013 vintage

ageing : 1 - 3 years after release

in the vineyard : Soil types: Granite base with small percentage of Clay
Vineyard area: Maule Valley on Mingre Estate
Trellised: Perold system
Irrigation: Dry Land

about the harvest: 

Degree balling at harvest: Early morning hand harvested at 24.8° B
Yield per hectare: 6 t/ha
Harvest Date: 24 March 2016

in the cellar : Cold maceration for 4 days at 8ºC. Aerated pump overs during fermentation. 10 days extended skin maceration. Fermentation with selected yeast strain; 12 months in used French oak.

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