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Groote Post Kapokberg Pinot Noir 2012
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Technical Analysis
Winemaker
: Lukas Wentzel
Main Variety : Pinot Noir
Alcohol : 14.34 %vol
pH : 3.53
RS : 1.6 g/l
Total Acid : 6.1 g/l
Appellation : Darling
Characteristics
Type : Red
Style : Dry


Accolades
2013 Veritas Wine Awards - Silver
2014 John Platter's Wine Guide - 4 stars
Tasting Notes
A delicate, red-fruit delivery balanced by dried-beef, savoury flavours. A subtle hint of forest floor underpins the earthy tones characteristic of the cultivar, yielding an elegant, refined and soft wine.
Blend Information
100% Pinot Noir
In The Vineyard
Soil: Hutton & Oakleaf
Yield: 5t/ha
Irrigation: Dry Land
Trellising: 5 wire Perold
About The Harvest
Careful crop control and selections in the vineyard were a priority before harvest. Grapes were harvested and cooled down in our cooling containers overnight. Early morning we started de-stemming, but before that we did another selection on the sorting table.
Balling harvested: 25° Balling
In The Cellar

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P.O. Box 103, Darling, 7345, South Africa