Michele D’or Sauvignon Blanc 2013

Michele D’or Sauvignon Blanc 2013


The winemaking

Various blocks were hand harvested in the early hours of the second week of February 2013. The grapes were picked at 22.5⁰ balling, destemmed and the juice was in contact with the skins for 4 hours. A combination of free run and lightly pressed juice was inoculated with a specific yeast strain. The wine fermented between 14⁰C and 17⁰C until dryness. Maturation took place on the lees for 6 weeks. After 2 Months the wine was stabilized and bottled.

Winemaker’s Comments

A wine that is light green in colour with fresh fruity flavours of tropical fruit. On the palate the wine is well balanced ensuring a lingering fruity aftertaste.
Alcohol 13.90 Vol%
R.S. 2.8 g/l
T.A. 5.4 g/l
PH 3.67
Total Extract 22.6 g/l
[/three_fourth][one_fourth]Bottle shot of Michele D'or Sauvignon Blanc 2013[/one_fourth]