Bon Cap Organic Shiraz 2002

Veritas 2003 - Silver
Spice and pepper aromas supported by black cherry and plum flavours. Smokiness and mocha flavours, with silky tannins.

Serve with a rich cassoulet featuring duck and spicy sausage, or potroast studded with bacon.

variety : Shiraz [ 100% Shiraz ]
winemaker : Roela du Preez
wine of origin : Breede River
analysis : alc : 13.41 % vol  rs : 2.1 g/l  pH : 3.66  ta : 6.2 g/l  so2 : 32 mg/l  fso2 : 12 mg/l  
type : Red  style : Dry  body : Full  taste : Fragrant   wooded
pack : Bottle  

AWARDS
Veritas 2003 - Silver
Swiss International Air Lines Wine Awards 2003 - Seal of Approval
Veritas 2002 - Bronze
Michelangelo International Wine Award 2002 - Gold
Listed under Wine-of-the-month Editor’s Choice (Nov – Dec 2002)
in the vineyard : Region: Robertson
Ward: Eilandia
Organic Certified: SGS SA Org 2001 0074
Vineyard information: Planted: 1997
Block number: D2
Block size: 1,8 ha
Yield: 7t/ha
Recoupement: 700L/ton

about the harvest: The grapes were harvested on 27 February 2002 by hand at full ripeness of 24.9º Balling, pH 3,2, TA 7,0 g/l.

in the cellar : Wooded: 70% American- & 30% French Oak – 7 months

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