SEASALTER 2015 LIMITED ADDITION
GROOTE POST SEASALTER 2015
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
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.
Alcohol: 13.5% pH: 3.4 g/l RS: 2.5 g/l TA: 6.3 g/l
WINEMAKER Lukas Wentzel