DIE OU MAN 2015
Made from one of the oldest Tinta Barocca plantings in South Africa. An elegant but structured wine with a lingering finish.
IN THE VINEYARD & VINIFICATION
Farmed dry-land, thus not irrigated. We are privileged to have some of the oldest Tinta Barocca in the country on our property.
The vines were planted in 1969 and 1973. The grapes were harvested early in the morning and hand-selected in the cellar.
100% destemmed and fermented in 2000l foudres.
Aged for 11 months in old 500l French oak barrels.
COLOUR: Crimson red
NOSE: Combination of dark berry fruit with a hint of chocolate and spice aromas
PALATE: Well-structured tannins with a lingering aftertaste
GRAPES: 100% Tinta Barocca
ANALYSIS: Alcohol: 13.68% Residual Sugar: 1.4g/l PH: 3.66 Total Acidity: 5.2g/l