Simonsig Heirloom Shiraz 2011100% Shiraz Wine of Origin Stellenbosch
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Sijnn Syrah 2011 (750ml and 1.5 litre bottles)100% Shiraz Wine of Origin Malgas
A selection of three old 225 litre barrels from a particularly low yielding (approximately 2 tons/hectare) section of bush vines on pure shale and slate ‘soil’. The wine was natural yeast fermented and matured in old barrels for 20 months. Bottled unfiltered.
Rust en Vrede CWG Estate 2010Cabernet Sauvignon 60%, Shiraz 30%, Merlot 5%, Petit Verdot 5% Wine of Origin Stellenbosch
Rijk’s CWG Chenin Blanc 2012100% Chenin Blanc Wine of Origin Estate
The grapes were hand-picked at night, 100% barrel fermented and matured for 12 months in one new and one 2nd fill 300 litre French oak barrel. This wine was fermented with natural yeast. No malolactic fermentation took place.
Paul Cluver CWG Pinot Noir 2011100% Pinot Noir Wine of Origin Elgin
Nitida Sauvignon Blanc Barrel Twenty Eight 2013100% Sauvignon Blanc Wine of Origin Durbanville
After selecting a particularly interesting block prior to harvest, the grapes were sampled regularly in order to pick at optimal ripeness. The wine was fermented in old, 300 litre barrels and matured sur lie for a further 6 weeks in the barrels prior to fining and bottling.