Daschbosch Cape Blend 2016
Ripe, juicy and slightly savoury flavours, this Pinotage-based blend shows the balance between fruit purity and elegance.
Appellation : Breedekloof South Africa
Age of vines : 14 years
Root stock : R110 and Paulsen
Trellis System : Four wire extended Perold
Soil Type : Fernwood
Irrigation : Drip irrigation
Grape Type: Pinotage/Petit Verdot/Cabernet Sauvignon/Petit Shiraz
Type : hand- picked (early morning)
Yield : 8-15 tons/ha
Date : February – March
Balling : 25,5ºB
Sorting of grapes, de-stemmed and crushed, cold soaking and slow fermentation at 25 °C to enhance flavours and colour 10 months Barrel maturation.
Food Pairing : A perfect companion with beef , mutton and venison.