Miravel White Wine
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Sauvignon Blanc 2015

Miravel Wines Vineyard Miravel, Block B3a
Soil Oakley
Vineyard Description Grapes are grown on the north east slopes facing the Helderberg and benefiting from the cool sea breezes.
Date harvested 26 January 2015
Date bottled 18 June 2015
Date released 15 September 2015
No bottles produced 1317 bottles
Wine maker Gerda Willers, La Vigne, Franschhoek
Vinification Grapes are cooled down over night before crushing. Five to six hour skin contact before pressing and worked on reductively. Vin 7 yeast used and cold fermentation employed. Wine has been on lees until filtration (four to five months).
Style Fruit driven with dominant tropical flavours.
Storage This wine can be stored up to four or five years.
Nose Wonderful wafts of tropical fruit, passion and citrus.
Palate Tropical fruit giving way to capsicum flavours.
Body Fresh, smooth and rounded texture.
Finish Crisp and refreshing with a clean finish.
Alcohol 14.34 %
Residual sugar 2.2 g/l
pH 3.39
Total Acidity 5.7 g/l

NIGMA, Wooded Sauvignon Blanc, 2014

Miravel Wines Date harvested 17 February 2014
Date bottled 12 December 2014
Date released 8 August 2015
No bottles produced 750 bottles
Wine maker Gerda Willers, La Vigne, Franschhoek
Vinification Grapes are cooled down over night before crushing. Five to six hour skin contact before pressing and worked on reductively. Fermentation in the barrel and batonage was carried out daily for a month after fermentation. Thereafter wine was left on lees prior to bottling.
Style Fruit driven with influence from 10 months of contact in a used oak barrel.
Storage This wine can be stored up to four or five years.
Nose Floral, elderberry with hints of honey.
Palate Citrus and nutty flavours.
Body Fresh and balanced.
Finish Complex and buttery mouth feel.
Alcohol 13.44 %
Residual sugar 2.2 g/l
pH 3.41
Total Acidity 6.1 g/l

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