Theresa Blanc De Noir 2018

R90.00 VAT Inclusive

Winemakers Comments

This is a stylish crisp white wine combined with the elegance of Cabernet Sauvignon. Ripe fruit for depth of flavour balanced with good acidity. The wine has a pink onion skin colour and flavours of strawberries.

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Description

History

Lovane, located in Stellenbosch, is the smallest commercial wine estate in South Africa. Established in 2003, our first wines were bottled in 2006. The vineyard is planted with Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. Our estate wines are made in the old traditional style – all grapes are picked and sorted by hand. The farm is owned by the Visser family, Theresa, Hennie and their twin daughters Andrea and Natalie. Our wine is made with curiosity, passion and love.

Winemakers Comments

This is a stylish crisp white wine combined with the elegance of Cabernet Sauvignon. Ripe fruit for depth of flavour balanced with good acidity. The wine has a pink onion skin colour and flavours of strawberries.

Maturation Potential

The wine is ready to drink now, but will mature well for a further 2 years.

The Winemaking

The grapes were harvested by hand during the beginning of March. After destalking and crushing, the must was fermented in open fermenters at 25̊C to 28̊C. The juice was separated from the skins after crushing. xxx

Chemical Analysis

Alcohol: 13%
Residual Sugar: 2.2 g/l
Total Acidity: 5.4 g/l
pH: 3.6

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