Idiom Barbera 2016

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A rich and dark Barbera from low yielding Stellenbosch vineyards. Deep red in appearance. This distinguished wine exhibits typical varietal aromas of dark red fruit and vanilla with delicate hints of sweet and sour cherries. Complexity and depth are hallmarks of this vintage.

Tasting Notes

2016

Additional information

Cultivar

Barbera

Vintage

2016

Wine of Origin

Stellenbosch

Provenance

Vineyard – Da Capo, Sir Lowry’s Pass, Helderberg

Date of Bottling

8 January 2019

Analysis

pH 3.66
Total acidity 6.4 g/l
Residual sugar 3.1 g/l
Alcohol 14%

Vinification Details

Grapes were crushed into bin liners for fermentation, after which it was pressed in a small basket press straight into 225L French oak barrels and then matured for 24 months. The wine was bottled by hand without filtration and may contain sediment.