Kaapzicht Merlot 2017
Delicious served with Osso Bucco or other rich Italian dishes.
Enjoy the rich ripe fruits immediately or cellar for 2 – 4 years to allow more development and integration.
|Cellar||Fermented in stainless steel tanks and pumped over 3-4 times a day. After a light pressing the Merlot underwent malolactic fermentation before going into 33% new French oak barrels for 18 months.|
|Harvest||Grapes were picked at full ripeness (25ºB).|
Vines planted in Estcourt type, weathered topsoil on a layer of granite, above a crumbly clay sub-soil.
- Range: Kaapzicht