2015

Le Petit Malbec 2015

Le Petit Malbec is well-balanced wine with a deep purple red/violet colour and very fine and silky tannins and lush texture.
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R120.00 /750ml

VARIETAL

Malbec

APPELLATION

La Couronne Le Petit Malbec

VINTAGE

2015

Profile

Dry

ALCOHOL

13.5%

VOLUME

750 mL

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Wine specs

Tasting notes

Le Petit Malbec is more tannic, with a chewy texture, raisin-esque flavours and astringent feel noticeable on the palate.

Le Petit Malbec 2015
Le Petit Malbec 2015

Wine specs

Food pairing notes

Le Petit Malbec can be paired with fattier meats but because it brings forth unique dark plum and cassis fruit notes, making ideal to pair with poultry and pork. 

Technical Notes

In the Vineyard

Origin:                                Franschoek

Age of vines:                 10 years

Yield:                                   7 t/ha

Harvest Method:         Hand Picked

Terrior:                               East facing slopes with plenty of morning and midday sun.

Le Petit Malbec 2015
Le Petit Malbec 2015

Technical Notes

In the Cellar

The grapes are pressed and then transferred to old French and American Oak barrels and aged for 18 months. Thereafter the wine was transferred to stainless steel tanks to ferment at a temperature between 20 and 28°C for 6 months before bottled.

Wine specs

Technical Analysis

Alc:      13.35

TA:       27.7 g/l

RS:       2.5 g/l

pH        3.48

Le Petit Malbec 2015

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