MYSTERIES DIE SWART STROOI 2015

Made from desiccated and vine-dried Syrah grapes

IN THE VINEYARD & VINIFICATION

Farmed dry-land, thus not irrigated. There are two different blocks on the property. Half of the grapes were fully and the other half partially destemmed.

Fermented naturally in 500l fermenters and aged for 10 months in an old 500l French oak barrel.

Fermentation stop naturally leaves this wine with adequate sugar levels balanced with a good acidity.

 

COLOUR: Dark red

NOSE: Raspberry, cherry, strawberry and a hint of dark chocolate

PALATE: Structured palate with lovely acidity, juicy and full with a delicious mouthfeel, wellbalanced with no burning sensation.

GRAPES: 100% Syrah

ANALYSIS: Alcohol: 13.83%   Residual Sugar: 1.4g/l    PH: 3.86    Total Acidity: 5.8g/l