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Houtskool | Sauvignon Blanc

R430.00

A rich and elegant wooded Sauvignon Blanc.

The Platters Wine Guide

 

Tim Atkin Award  |  92 Points

Description

Description

This wine is made exactly in the same style as Vloekskoot, but differs as a small percentage of wooded Semillon was blended in.

 

The grapes were handpicked after which it underwent a whole-bunch, long and gentle pressing cycle. No settling took place. The juice went straight to an older 500-liter French oak barrel for natural fermentation and matured on lees for 10 months, with minimum interference prior to bottling. This wine is a very limited release with an annual production of 630 bottles.

 

Additional information

Additional information

Weight 1 kg
Info

Year: 2017, Alcohol: 12.77 Vol%, Residual Sugar: 4.13 g/l, Total Acidity: 8.22 g/l, pH: 3.13, SO2 (free): 30 ppm