ARENDSIG GRENACHE 2016 INSPIRATIONAL BATCH 2
This Grenache is made from a single vineyard planted on clay, sand and river stone soil. The farm is located against Langeberg mountains, west facing slope, Klaasvoogds east, Robertson wine valley. Macro climate is Mediterranean, Meso-climate is influenced by everyday South Eastern breeze during summer, morning fog in winter, big variation in day & night temperatures, Langeberg and Riviersonderend Mountain range and Breede River that runs through the valley.
Inspirational Batch wines are a Selection of Single Vineyard Wines from unique soil, climate and location. This wine is made with minimal interference throughout the vilification. During fermentation, natural yeasts are used and not enzymes. Maturation takes place in neutral vessels to bring through the unique vineyard character. Due to minimal interference through vilification, sediment may occur. Maturation takes place for 6 months in concrete tank, no wood contact.
Ph: 3.40; TA: 5.5; Vol: 14.03%; VSO2: 14 mg/l; TSO2: 58 mg/l; RS: 2.1 g/l
Nose: Violets, plums, cherry
Palate: Fleshy, syrupy texture, elegant