De Waal Cabernet Sauvignon 2021
This is a classical, full-bodied Cabernet Sauvignon. A dark coloured wine, full of flavour, rich black fruit aromas and some herbaceous tones. This wine shows great balance, a great structure and a long finish.
Please scroll down for more information about this wine.
De Waal Cabernet Sauvignon consistently receives 4 stars or more in John Platter Wine Guide. This vintage is not rated yet.
The 2015 vintage received a 4.5 star rating. De Waal Cabernet Sauvignon 2011 was selected for the SA Sommelier Selection Wine list 2015.
Variety: Cabernet Sauvignon
Blend: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
A wonderful food wine. It will pair very well with beef, venison and lamb.
Ageing Furture Maturation Potential: 10 - 15 years
Fermentation & Maceration Period: 14 days
Cellar Maturation: 18 months 225-litre French oak, 25% new, 75% second fill barriques
Bottling Date: May 2023
Harvest Date: March 2021
Sugar level at Harvest: 25.8°B
Yield per Hectare: 6 tons per hectare
The Stellenbosch wine region is well-known to produce excellent Cabernet Sauvignon wines.
Location of Vineyard: On warmer north facing slopes
Soil Type: Gravel & loam
Age of Vineyards: 30 years and older
Root Stock: R 99
Method of Trellising: 3 wire-hedge
Pack Size: 750ml
Pack Type: Bottle