Kleine Draken Cabernet Sauvignon 2006 - SOLD OUT
Technical Analysis
: Jean van Rooyen
Main Variety : Cabernet Sauvignon
Alcohol : 13.71 %vol
pH : 3.79
RS : 1.4 g/l
Total Acid : 5.2 g/l
Free SO2 : 32 mg/l
Appellation : Paarl
Type : Red
Style : Very Dry
Body : Full
Taste : Fruity

Michelangelo International Wine Awards 2008 - SILVER MEDAL
Producer ZANDWIJK WINES (Pty) Ltd
Tasting Notes
Colour: Deep ruby red.
Nose: Vanilla and berry flavours.
Palate: Full bodied wooded red wine. Well balanced wine.
Blend Information
100% Cabernet Sauvignon
Food Suggestions
Red meat dishes and rich casseroles / stews.
In The Vineyard
Irrigation: Drip
Trellis System: Extended Perold
Soil: Deep Loam
Climate: Hot dry summers & heavy winter rains
About The Harvest
Type: Hand picked
Date: 07 March 2006
Yield: 4 tons / ha
In The Cellar
After destalking and crushing the mash was flash pasteurized and then immediately re-cooled to 24°C. After inoculation with a chosen yeast strain the wine was fermented to about 1° Balling at 24-25°C and then pressed. The wine was then oak matured in new and used oak for 18 months prior to filtration and bottling.

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