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Idiom Grenache Tempranillo 2015

R264.00

The maiden release of Idiom’s Iberian inspired blend. A dark full-bodied wine with savoury Jamon and rosemary on the nose. A unique wine with liquorice, balsamic and sweet sandalwood notes on the palate. The mineral mid-palate derived from iron-rich clay soils is supported by a long lingering finish.

75% Grenache, 25% Tempranillo

Tasting Notes

2015

Additional information

Cultivar

Grenache, Tempranillo

Vintage

2015

Wine of Origin

Stellenbosch

Provenance

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

Date of Bottling

15th January 2018

Analysis

pH 3.70, Total acidity 5.2 g/l, Residual sugar 2.7 g/l, Alcohol 15%

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 then blended and bottled by hand without filtration and may contain sediment.

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