De Waal Sauvignon Blanc 2020
This wine is fruit-driven, approachable and smooth in style. This lovely Sauvignon Blanc shows delicious tropical flavours, such as gooseberries and litchi. The middle palate is full of flavour and it ends with a lingering freshness. This is the ideal wine for al fresco summer luncheons.
Alc: 13.5 RS: 4.9 pH: 3.27 TA: 6.0
Accolades: De Waal Sauvignon Blanc was applauded at the 2017 Getaway Best Value Wine Awards. It received 4 stars and it rated as the second best Sauvignon Blanc in the category.
Variety: Sauvignon Blanc
Blend Percent: 100% Sauvignon Blanc
Food Suggestion: It is perfect to enjoy a glass on its own, or on the Terrace with friends. It is a great pairing with a delicious salmon salad, or fresh sushi!
Ageing Future Maturation Potential: 1 - 2 years
Fermentation & Maceration Period: 10 - 14 days
Cellar Maturation: Unwooded
Bottling Date: 3 September 2019
Harvest Date: 22 January 2019
Sugar level at Harvest: 22° B
Yield per Hectare: 9 tons per hectare
Location of Vineyard: High up on cooler South facing slopes
Soil Type: Hutton
Age of Vineyard: 10 - 15 years
Root Stock: R 99
Method of Trellising: 3 wire- hedge
Pack Size: 750ml
Pack Type: Bottle