Aged in second fill French oak for 14 months, this well balanced wine shows white pepper and vanilla spice on the nose. A layered palate with mulberry and black cherry flavours and a spicy finish.
Grapes for this wine originate from Delavia, Stellenbosch. The vinyard lies 300 meters above sea-level, against the western slopes of the Helderberg Mountains. Grown high up on the majestic hills of Stellenbosch, various cultivars contribute to this elegant blend. This finely crafted wine reflects old-world traditions with new world style.
Alcohol: 15% | Residual sugar: 3.7g/l | Total acid: 6.5g/l | Ph: 3.50
Vinyard block: D5
Soil type: Oakleaf
Direction planted: North-South
Density: 2650 vines/ha
Year planted: 2001