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Kaapzicht Skuinsberg Cinsaut 2019

Kaapzicht Skuinsberg Cinsaut 2019
Kaapzicht Skuinsberg Cinsaut 2019
Lovely dense earthy savoury sun dried strawberry and bramble berry fruit nose. Full and fleshy, this is showy, bright and mouth watering, displaying a crunchy edge, saline acidity and a fine sweet macerated red currant finish. Delicious.
Technical Analysis
alc 12.28
rs 1.5
pH 3.43
ta 5.4
Wine Information
Accolades
Brand Group Kaapzicht
Other
Winemaker Danie Steytler Junior
Variety Cinsaut
BlendPercent 100% Cinsaut
FoodSuggest
Ageing
Cellar

The grapes were hand-picked, fermented in old 500L French Oak casks, nothing added, no fuss, and no frills. Just pure old bush vine Cinsaut, with character and made with lots of love.

Vineyard

Skuinsberg Cinsaut was planted in 1991 on the steepest slope on Kaapzicht: hence the name Skuinsberg/steephill.
(The steep hills have claimed quite a few tractors over the past 40 years!)  The soil is low potential, weathered granite - resulting in smaller berries and lower yields. On average we get between 10 - 13 tons from the 2.1 ha block.

Style
body Medium
style Dry
taste Fruity
type Red
Type
Kosher 0
Organic 0
Vegetarian 0
Wooded 1
Pack
Closure 0
Pack Size 750ml
Pack Type Bottle
  • Range: Kaapzicht
R160.00
R160.00 per bottle
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