Bellevue Malbec 2001

Intense ruby colour. An upfront, intense nose of vanilla brambles, fynbos and eucalyptus flavours. Loads of concentrated ripe berry fruit on the palate. A well balanced wine with a good structure and a long clean finish.


variety : Malbec | Malbec
winery : Bellevue Estate
winemaker : Dirkie Morkel
wine of origin : Stellenbosch
analysis : alc : 14.0 % vol  rs : 1.8 g/l  pH : 3.69  ta : 5.1 g/l  va : 0.54 g/l  so2 : 57 mg/l  fso2 : 20 mg/l  
type : Red  
pack : Bottle  closure : Cork  

ageing : Will mature very well in the bottle for at least another 7 years.

in the vineyard : Climate: A very good vintage. A warm dry summer. Grapes were very healthy, and ripened evenly.
Soil: Westleigh
Trellising: untrellised
Age of vines: 7 years old
Yield: 10 tons/ha

about the harvest: The grapes were harvested at 25,4 ° Balling.

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