Arendsig Single Vineyard Shiraz Block: A12 2016
Soil: Calcareous, loam, Karoo shale
Climate: Macro climate is Mediterranean. Meso-climate is influenced by everyday South Eastern 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.
Location of vineyard: Between Langeberg and Riviersonderend Mountain range, West facing slope above the banks of the Breede River, South in the Robertson Wine Valley, Wakkerstroom Wes, R317, Arendsig Farm.
Nose: Scent of tabacco, cigar box, spice, cherries and fresh red fruit
Pallet: Fruit driven with round tannin
Maturation: 10 Months Foudre Cask followed by 3 months in neutral, 225L barrels
Cases produced: 2000 x 6
Ph: 3.66 TA:5.8 Alcohol: 14.48%; VSO2: 16 mg/l; TSO2: 87 mg/l; RS: 4.7g/l
CELLAR DOOR PRICE R130.00 per bottle