Idiom Sangiovese 2015

R264.00

An aromatic, complex wine from the Italian variety, Sangiovese. Medium-bodied with rich cherry and mocha flavours, spicy tones and supple tannins.

Tasting Notes:

2015

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Additional information

Cultivar

Sangiovese

Vintage

2015

Wine of Origin

Stellenbosch

Provenance

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

Date of Bottling

30th January 2017

Analysis

pH 3.55
Total acidity 5.9 g/l
Residual sugar 2.3g/l
Alcohol 14.5 %

Vinification Details

The grapes were cold soaked for 4 days prior to
fermentation. During fermentation the temperatures
were kept at between 22-28°C. Malo-lactic took place
in tank, on French oak staves before being matured in
80/20 % French and American 225l oak barrels for 12-
14 months.