Helderberg Shiraz 2000

Deep red colour with a purple hue. Aromas of Liquorice herbs and peppers. A rich palate with mouth filling berry flavours, soft approachable tannins and a long spicy finish. Suitable for all occasions.


variety : Shiraz | Shiraz
winery : 
winemaker : Our Winemaking Team
wine of origin : Coastal
analysis : alc : 13.58 % vol  rs : 1.96 g/l  pH : 3.42  ta : 5.84 g/l  
type : Red  

in the vineyard : Although the region exhibits a variety of microclimates, all of the growing areas within the appellation have cool night-time temperatures that help to keep grape acids intact. Vines are grafted onto rootstock 101-14 Mgt. Trellised vines, planted on a loamy soil. Age of vineyard 8-12 years.

about the harvest: Harvested form specially selected Helderberg vineyards at 24ºB the pioneer region for red grapes in South Africa.
Yield 9 tonnes per hectare.

in the cellar : Cool fermentation (22-25°C) followed by a further period on skins for added softness.

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