//Wild Horseshoe Sauvignon Blanc 2018

Wild Horseshoe Sauvignon Blanc 2018

R250.00

This is a bold, leesy, spicy and concentrated wine that shows a touch of oak,
flavours of quince and tropical fruit, some grape tannins and a smoky flourish.
Intriguing stuff.

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Description

Oenology: 
The grapes hand harvested at 24Balling, crushed and destemmed. Skin contact of 96 hours, and the free-run juice was further fermented in older 500L French oak barrels. Wild- fermentation was done at 18-20°C.

Maturation: 
Post fermentation lees contact of 11 months, stirred up once a week to enhance mouth feel and concentration. The wine was bottled unfiltered and sediment may occur over time.

Winemaker’s notes: 
This is a bold, leesy, spicy and concentrated wine that shows a touch of oak, flavours of quince and tropical fruit, some grape tannins and a smoky flourish. Intriguing stuff.

Food suggestions: 
Full flavoured seafood dishes and creamy soup or blackened, spicy pan-fried fish.

Awards:
2017 vintage: 94 Points – Tim Atkin Report ’19
2016 vintage: 95 Points – Tim Atkin Report ‘16

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Additional information

Weight 1.36 kg
Dimensions 8.3 × 8.3 × 30.0 cm
Vintage

2018