Label Specification

Flagship
Simonsberg Paarl

Bordeaux Style Blend





2014
14.5 %
A1165
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Lola Nicholls
Open vat
Stainless steel basket press
Malolactic fermentation in stainless steel tank
Barrel matured in 225 l barrels
12 – 14 months
Actual Alcohol – 14.81 %
Residual Sugar – 1.1 g/l
Volatile acidity – 0.56 g/l
pH – 3.60
Total acidity – 5.5 g/l
F SO2 Rip – 20 mg/l
T SO2 Rip – 111 mg/L
73% Cabernet
Franc, 22%
Merlot and 5% Cabernet Sauvignon
1920 l / 2560 bottles
13th June 2016

General Comments

Pairs well with venison stews, pepper fillet steaks or chateaubriand.

Vineyard Information

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18 hectares
Cabernet Franc, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon
ME04, ME02, ME03
2002 & 2003
Predominantly Clovelly, with small areas of Oakleaf and Constantia (Cv1, Cv2, Oa1, Oa2 and Ct1)
Integrated Production of Wine (IPW) as prescribed by the Wine and Spirit Board
Bernard Nicholls
Danie Kritzinger – Agrimotion
Bertus de Clerk – de Clerk Landboudienste

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