PGI – ENGLISH REGIONAL WINE
Triomphe/Rondo/Dornfelder 90%, Kerner/Wurzer 10%
HARVEST DETAILS GDC trellis system with 800 vines per acre or 2000 per hectare. Most vines are 10-20 years old, all grapes are hand-picked. The 2015 harvest produced a small crop with moderate sugar levels, but a good tartaric/malic acid balance.
Reds picked 16/10/2015 Sg 1057, Acid 11.2 gpl ta
Kerner/Wurzer picked 27/10/2014 Sg 1060, Acid 11.6 gpl ta
WINEMAKING DETAILS Gentle pneumatic pressing, yeast 71B, fermented at 16°c in stainless steel tanks. Bentonite fining. No MLF. DE Filter, sheet filter and membrane filter 0.45 microns.
Suitable for vegetarians and vegans.
Acidity: 6.6 g/l
Residual Sugar: 8.2 g/l
Bottling Date: 5h July 2016 1801 bottles
GENERAL WINE DESCRIPTION A dry delicate Rose with subtle strawberry aromas and zesty berry fruit on the palate, finishing just off-dry to balance the fresh, crisp acidity.