Neil Ellis Aenigma Red 2016

Attractive dark deep colour with good depth and intensity reflects the quality of the vintage. Aromas of plums and berries with some spice add to complexity of this wine. The wine is fresh and lively with well integrated oak. The palate is nicely textured with a complexity that holds interest.

variety : Cabernet Sauvignon [ 43% Shiraz, 37% Cabernet Sauvignon, 12% Petit Verdot, 8% Cabernet Franc ]
winery : Neil Ellis Wines
winemaker : Warren Ellis
wine of origin : Elgin
analysis : alc : 14.0 % vol  rs : 1.7 g/l  pH : 3.56  ta : 5.9 g/l  
type : Red  style : Dry  body : Full   wooded
pack : Bottle  size : 750ml  closure : Screwcap  

The Aenigma range of wines is versatile lifestyle wines for all occasions that aim to deliver quality, value and consistency.

in the vineyard : 

A multi-vineyard blend.

in the cellar : 

Fermentation initiated in stainless tanks and underwent a series of pump-overs until dry. Further maceration allowed before drawing off and light pressing. This wine spent 12 months in a combination of second, third and fourth fill French oak barrels.


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