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2011 Boschkloof Cabernet Sauvignon

A classic Cabernet with ripe blackberry richness. Dense dark ruby red / black colour with ripe cassis and toasty oak on nose.Chocolate and black-current fruit flavours mingle with spicy aroma.

Full flavoured palate and firm structure. Supple, yet complex, well integrated. Generous long finish, classically dry. Great potential for ageing and further development for the next 6 years. This is a blend of 90% Cabernet Sauvignon and 10% Cabernet Franc

Alc : 14.97 / TA :   6.2 / pH :    3.92 / R.S :   1.5

  • Vineyard 30 years old.  Grapes harvested at 24.5/ 25.0 Balling.
  • Yield 4 tons per hectare. Natural fermentation at 26 – 28  C.
  • After alcoholic fermentation grapes were left on skins for 28 days
  • Matured in 225L French-oak barrels for 19 months
  • Bottled on the farm.

Purchase Online here: International Food Club - Boschkloof - Cabernet Sauvignon 2011 (750ml)