Frans Smit's 2013 CWG Auction Wine

Spier Auction Reserve Frans K Smit 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon 40%, Merlot 37%, Cabernet franc 23% Wine of Origin Stellenbosch This wine was fermented in 400 litre roller barrels and a 1000 litre open top fermenter, followed by 24 months barrel maturation. A light egg white fining rounded off the tannin structure. Tasting Notes: Dark-edged, this wine shows prominent ripe blackcurrant on the nose with hints of cassis and spicy undertones. It is full-bodied with layers of fruit and spice and a well-integrated tannin structure. Bottle size 750 ml Case size 6 x 750 ml Qty. cases produced 150 Qty. cases on offer 72 Alc 14.39 vol% RS 4.1 g/l TA 5.8 g/l pH 3.5 The Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction is open to the trade and general public. To attend the auction, to register to bid or for details of our online, telephonic or proxy bidding options, please contact the Cape Winemakers Guild Office on or phone: +27 (0)21 852 0408.