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Haskell Vineyards Terroir
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Hades 2015

R350.00

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Description

Variety

Blend: 100% Shiraz

Origin: Stellenbosch


 Harvest Data

Vintage detail: A great year on a gallop. The Stellenbosch region produced a slightly smaller crop but with exceptional quality, which was taken in earlier and faster than the previous years. Viticulturally speaking this year can be described as one of the best or even the best in years with regard to quality. The type of year you can only dream of. Save up, this year brings beautiful wines.

Balling: 25

Production volume: 40 hl/ha

Hand Harvested: 100%


 Winemaking

Whole berries: 100%

De-stemmed: 100%

Fermentation vessel: Open Fermenter

Fermentation: Ferment with indigenous yeast

Barrel Type: 300L French oak from Burgundy coopers

New Barrel %: 0%

Maturation: 18 Months

Fining: No fining

Filtration: Coarse filtered prior to bottling

Bottled: February 2017


 Wine Analysis

Alcohol: 14.259 vol%

pH: 3.61

Total acidity: 5.5 g/l


 Tasting note

The wine has a beautiful dark purple red colour. The nose shows a lot of black pepper, sweet violets and fresh plum notes. The palate is quite refined and somewhat minerally with a lovely sweet sour balance of dried plums and a savoury finish.

Additional information

Weight 1.5 kg