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Merlot

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Product Merlot Vintage 2016
Wine Description
Date harvested Date bottled Date released No bottles produced
12 February 2016 13 April 2018 15 July 2019 615
Wine Maker Andre Liebenberg, Romond Vineyards, Helderberg
Vinification 24 months in French oak.
33% 3rd fill barrels and 67% 4th fill.
Anchor NT 202 yeast used: High alcohol tolerance, good fructose utilization, suitable for vinification of high sugar musts.
Alcohol Residual sugar Total Acidity pH
14.52 % 1.4 g/l 6.1 g/l 3.51
General Comments A lovely elegant wine showing red berries, chocolate and a hint of oak on the nose which continues through onto the palate with good fruit and minty flavours. A smooth elegant merlot showing good tannin structure, well balanced and excellent storage potential.

 

Cabernet Sauvignon 2015

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Product CABERNET SAUVIGNON Vintage 2015
Wine Description
Date harvested Date bottled Date released No bottles produced
11 March 2015 27 March 2017 15 April 2019 308
Wine Maker Andre Liebenberg, Romond Vineyards, Helderberg
Vinification 24 months in French oak.
33% 3rd fill barrels and 67% 4th fill.
Anchor NT 202: High alcohol tolerance, good fructose utilization, suitable for vinification of high sugar musts.
This wine can be stored up to seven or eight years.
Alcohol Residual sugar Total Acidity pH
15.62 % 2.3 g/l 5.7 g/l 3.70
General Comments A wine that shows typical characteristics of a cabernet sauvignon, with good fruit and wood structure. The palate picks up the fruit and cigar box, with some savoury flavours coming through. Good use of wood and tannin gives this wine an excellent structure and balance, and has very good storage

Pinotage

Miravel Pinotage

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Product PINOTAGE Vintage 2015
Wine Description
Date harvested Date bottled Date released No bottles produced
21 January 2015 27 March 2017 01 March 2018 768
Wine Maker Andre Liebenberg, Romond Vineyards, Helderberg
Vinification 24 months in French oak, 100% 4th fill barrel
Alcohol Residual sugar Total Acidity pH
15.53 % 2.5 g/l 6.2 g/l 3.83
General Comments Good fruit and earthy, forest floor aromas on the nose which carry onto the palate with some additional mulberry flavours. A well balanced, integrated wine with good fruit qualities and smoothness on the palate and lingering flavours. This wine can be stored up to seven or eight years.

Petit Verdot

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Product PETIT VERDOT Vintage 2015
Wine Description
Date harvested Date bottled Date released No bottles produced
18 March 2015 27 March 2017 15 February 2019 725
Wine Maker Andre Liebenberg, Romond Vineyards, Helderberg
Vinification 24 months in French oak, 4th fill barrels.
Yeast used: Anchor NT 202: High alcohol tolerance, good fructose utilization, suitable for vinification of high sugar musts..
Alcohol Residual sugar Total Acidity pH
15.64 % 1.3 g/l 6.4 g/l 3.47
General Comments An elegant wine with lovely fruit on the nose with some spiciness. The fruit and spiciness follows onto the palate with hints of pepper and liquorice. A smooth and full bodied wine, well balanced and integrated, with lingering notes of spiciness.

1952 Family Blend

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Product CABERNET SAUVIGNON, MERLOT & PETIT VERDOT Vintage 2015
Wine Description
Date harvested Date bottled Date released No bottles produced
11 March 2015 27 March 2017 15 October 2017 768
Wine Maker Andre Liebenberg, Romond Vineyards, Helderberg
Vinification 24 months in French oak, 35% 2nd fill & 65% 3rd barrels.
Blending components: 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot and 10% Petit Verdot.
Anchor NT 202 yeast used: High alcohol tolerance, good fructose utilization, suitable for vinification of high sugar musts.
Alcohol Residual sugar Total Acidity pH
15.6 % 2.1 g/l 6.0 g/l 3.61
General Comments This wine is typically led by the Cabernet with good ripe fruit and good wood structure, the Petit Verdot adds some spiciness and colour. The flavours that prevail are dark berries, cigar box, hints of chocolate, liquorice and peppermint. A well balanced and integrated wine showing complexity and interest. This wine will develop and store well, has good potential.

Family Reserve Ella

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Product CABERNET SAUVIGNON Vintage 2016
Wine Description
Date harvested Date bottled Date released No bottles produced
26 February 2016 13 April 2018 15 August 2018 420
Wine Maker Andre Liebenberg, Romond Vineyards, Helderberg
Vinification 24 Months in French oak. 80% new oak, 20% 2nd fill.
Anchor NT 202 yeast used: High alcohol tolerance, good fructose utilization, suitable for vinification of high sugar musts
Alcohol Residual sugar Total Acidity pH
14.9 % 1.1 g/l 5.9 g/l 3.59
General Comments Ripe dark red fruit is evident on the nose with hints of cigar box and mushrooms. The palate picks up the fruit and cigar box, some spiciness shows with lingering fruity flavours. Good use of wood (new oak) and tannin structure gives this wine an excellent structure and balance. This wine will develop and has huge potential to store well.
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