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Kleine Rust Cellar Pinotage Rosé 2013
Technical Analysis
Winemaker
: Tertius Boshoff
Main Variety : Pinotage
Alcohol : 12.5 %vol
pH : 3.2
RS : 5.0 g/l
Total Acid : 6.8 g/l
Appellation : Stellenbosch
Characteristics
Type : Rose


Accolades
Tasting Notes
Pinotage makes great Rose wines – the purity and expression of fruit is a direct reflection of our South African sun.

A strawberry suffle at its best. This wine shows ample summer fruits on the nose – it is highly concentrated with raspberry, cherries and ripe peach and apricot notes. These flavours are carried forward onto the palate ending in a rich and soft aftertaste.
Blend Information
100% Pinotage
Food Suggestions
To be enjoyed with salads, pizzas or any occasion that calls for cheerful celebration!!
In The Vineyard
The grapes used for this wine comes from 15 year old trellised vineyards planted in the Bottelary Hills in decomposed granite. Grapes are specifically grown for making Rose and canopy control forms an intrinsic part of vineyard management.
About The Harvest
Grapes are picked at a ripeness of around 22º Balling.
In The Cellar
The juice was allowed skin contact with the grapes for a maximum of 6 hours. The juice is separated from the skins and then inoculated with a homemade brew of yeast typical to aromatic white varieties.

It is fermented cold in stainless steel tanks over a period of 2 to 3 weeks at between 11° - 15° C and left for a short while afterwards on its fermentation lees to extract even more flavour.
Additional Information

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Tel: +27.218802283   Fax: +27.218802284   Email: info@stellenrust.co.za  
Off the R44 between Stellenbosch & Somerset West, On the Stellenrust Road, Stellenbosch NU, Koelenhof, 7605, South Africa
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