Idiom Imperium Black Gold

R400.00

A powerful and concentrated expression made from Merlot grapes lightly raisined on the vine following a violent hailstorm before harvest. Flavours of intense blackcurrants and rich berries with the softest tannins. A tour de force.

Tasting Notes:

Black Gold 2011

Additional information

Cultivar

Merlot

Vintage

2011

Wine of Origin

Stellenbosch

Provenance

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

Date of Bottling

11th May 2017

Analysis

pH 3.62, Total acidity 5.4 g/l , Residual Sugar 4.4 g/l, Alcohol 17.27%

Vinification Details

The technique of raisining achieved by picking healthy grapes and letting them air-dry.