Le Pommier Sauvignon Blanc 2020

R95.00

Prices are per bottle & sold per case of 6

TASTING NOTES
Pale green with light straw hues on the colour. The nose is laden with gooseberry, tropical fruit with a hint of nettles. The palate shows lime, citrus and gooseberry fruit with a flinty, mineral finish.

LE POMMIER SAUVIGNON BLANC 2020

IN THE VINEYARD
Blending:  100% Sauvignon Blanc
Situation: 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: 15 years;  Trellising: Vertical hedge;  Pruning: Cordon;  Irrigation: Drip


THE HARVEST
Picking date: February 2020
Yield: 9 tons/ha average


ANALYSIS
Alc. 13.10%  |  Acid 6.4g/l  |. Residual Sugar: 1.8 g/l  |  pH 3.33


IN THE CELLAR

east: Vl3. The grapes were de-stemmed and crushed. The juice was immediately pressed and cold sealed for 2 days at 8°C. 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 6 months. 

Malolactic fermentation: None
Wood aging: None
Bottled:  June 2020


AGEING SUGGESTIONS
1 – 2 years.


FOOD PAIRING
This is an excellent partner with most seafood and salads. On Le Pommier’s menu we suggest Danish Feta & Olive Pizza, Curry Prawn or Basil Pesto Penne.


BLEND INFORMATION
100% Sauvignon Blanc

2019 VINTAGE AWARDS
Silver – Ultra Value Wine Challenge

2019 – 4 star Platter

Quantity

Per Bottle, Per Case

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