SEASALTER 2015 LIMITED ADDITION

SEASALTER 2015 LIMITED ADDITION

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GROOTE POST SEASALTER 2015

TASTING NOTES

The Seasalter embodies the Darling minerality that is so prominent in the white wines produced off the Darling Hills.

This minerality is the culmination of the interplay of slope, soil, climate and proximity to the icy Atlantic Ocean.

IN THE VINEYARD

Vines planted: 2001

Soil: Hutton / Oakleaf

Yield: 7 t/ha

Irrigation: Supplementary

Trellising: 5 wire extended moveable perold

Elevation: 250m South Facing

IN THE CELLAR

73% Sauvignon Blanc / 27% Semillon. 50% of the Sauvignon Blanc was aged for 4 months in a single 500 litre French Oak barrel. This was then blended with the tank components of Sauvignon Blanc and Semillon.

The wine was bottled in April 2016.

TECHNICAL ANALYSIS

Alcohol: 13.5% pH: 3.4 g/l RS: 2.5 g/l TA: 6.3 g/l

WINEMAKER Lukas Wentzel