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Tesco Finest Stellenbosch Red 75Cl

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Tesco Finest South African Stellenbosch 75cl 2012

Tasting Notes

Ripe, concentrated flavours of blackcurrants and black cherries followed by a hint of spice from the blend of 4 grape varieties

Region of OriginStellenbosch
Wine ColourRed
Alcohol Units10.5
ABV14%
Current Vintage2012
ProducerMount Rozier
Type of ClosureScrewcap
Wine MakerLeon Esterhuizen
Pack Quantity75
Pack Measurecl
CountrySouth Africa

Grape Variety

Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot

Vinification Details

The fruit was destemmed but not crushed before 2 days of cold soak. Fermentation then took place over 10 days at 25 degrees in open stainless steel tanks before malolactic fermentation and then ageing for 14-18 months. 40% of the blend was aged with French oak.

History

This wine is a classic Bordeaux blend, produced exclusively for Tesco by Mount Rozier's South African winemaker, Leon Esterhuizen.

Regional Information

From Stellenbosch, one of the most prestigious of South Africa's winegrowing regions which has a reputation for producing great red wines.

Storage Type

Ambient

Storage

Store in a cool, dark, place. To enjoy this wine at its best, drink within 2 years of purchase. Once open, drink within 2 days.

Storage Instructions

This wine is ideal for drinking now but can be kept for up to 3 years

Allergy Information

Contains: Sulphites

Instructions

Standard Frozen Guidelines

No

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