This Sauvignon Blanc from Quoin Rock's Namysto collection is perfect on its own, slightly chilled, but also makes the ideal partner to most dishes. The Ageing Potential is 10 years from vintage.
Cultivar/s : Sauvignon Blanc 95%| Semillon 5%
Vintage : 2018
Origin : Western Cape (Elim and Stellenbosch)
Average Yield : 5 -6 tons/Ha
Harvested : February 2018
Bottled : July 2018
The wine is made in a reductive style to preserve the aromatic fruit profile. Fermentation took place in a combination of stainless-steel tanks and oak barrels. The individual components were kept separate and underwent regular battonage. Blending was done after 6 months’ maturation.
Winemaker`s Tropical fruit aromas of lychee and fig lead to a flinty, crisp notes: palate with melon and lemon characters, creating a refreshing and beautifully harmonized wine.
Alcohol: 12.5% | Residual sugar: 1.9g/l | Total Acidity: 6.3g/l | pH: 3.18g/l