Le Pommier Rosé 2020

R95.00

Prices are per bottle & sold per case of 6

TASTING NOTES:
This salmon pink wine has strawberry and gooseberry aromas on the nose with a rich and fruit forward texture in the mouth. The acid is crisp and lingering inviting you to have more and more.

LE POMMIER ROSÈ 2020

IN THE VINEYARD
Situation: Banghoek valley – East and north-south facing row direction
Altitude: 350m
Distance from sea: Approximately 23.5km
Soil Type: Gritty sand, scree covering granite, deposits of weathering products of granite
Age of vines: 5-12 years; Trellising: Vertical hedge; Pruning: Cordon; Irrigation: Drip

THE HARVEST
Picking date: February 2020
Yield: 8 tons/ha average


ANALYSIS
Alc. 12.95%  | Acid: 5.7g/l  |  Residual Sugar: 1.0g/l  |  pH: 3.39


IN THE CELLAR
The grapes were de-stemmed and crushed. The juice was immediately pressed and cold settled for 2 days at 8ºC. Thereafter the clear juice was racked off its lees and inoculated. After fermentation the wine was left on the fine lees in stainless steel tanks for 3 months.
Malolactic fermentation: None
Wood ageing: None; Bottled: June 2020


AGEING SUGGESTIONS
Easily accessible and should be enjoyed now.


FOOD SUGGESTIONS
Great summertime refresher and pairs well with salads and white meat dishes, Le Pommier’s BBQ chicken pizza or authentic Bobotie.


BLEND INFORMATION
98% Sauvignon Blanc; 2 % Cabernet Franc

2019 VINTAGE AWARDS 
Gold – SA Women’s Wine & Spirit Awards

Double – Gold Rosé Rocks

Gold – Gold Wine Awards

(Excellent Wines at price)

Silver – Ultra Value Wine Challenge

Quantity

Per Case

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