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Morgenhof - Sauvignon Blanc 2012

Dry white
Morgenhof - Sauvignon Blanc 2012

Country of Origin

South Africa

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  • ABV13.5%
  • Acidity g/l5.33
  • BodyMedium Bodied
  • Drinking From2013
  • Drinking Until2015
  • Grape TypeSauvignon Blanc
  • Malolactic FermentationNo
  • Ph Level3.52
  • Residual Sugar g/l1.66
  • Serving temperature Degrees C10
  • Style of White WineCrisp & Dry
  • Suggested Optimum Year2013
  • Sweetness of wineDry
  • Type of closureScrew Cap
  • UnoakedYes
  • Vintage2012
  • WinemakerAndries de Klerk

Lovely flavours of sweet melon and baked apple follows through onto a full palate with a tropical fruitiness that lingers delicately on the aftertaste.

Service Area 6.43 hectares

Terroir 29 year old vineyard planted on n-nw slope at 160 - 180m above sea-level on shallow medium textured (10 - 15%), moderately structured (50 - 90% gravel) soil with a shale parent material.

The 10 year old blocks are planted on terraced s-sw slopes 180 - 240 m on medium textured, neocutanic soil with hydromorphic material of mixed origin (10 - 15% clay, fine coarse sand with 20 - 50% gravel).

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