SOUTH AFRICA


Wildekrans Cabernet Franc Merlot
2002 Blend

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Irrigation: Drip Method
Harvest Date: February 2002.
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Tasting Notes:

Color: Deep, garnet red colour.
Nose: Vanilla and blackcurrant, intense raspberries and sweet berries interlaced with coffee aromas.
Palate: Rich and full, well balanced, easy to drink with a long, lingering finish.
Other: This is a blend of 86% Cabernet Franc and 14% Merlot. John Platter Wine Guide - 3½ stars
This wine received the following accolades: Robert Parker Wine Guide 2001 - 87 points
Washington Post - Best SA Blend (2001 vintage)

Chemical Analysis:

Alc (%): 14.0
RS (g/l): 2.4
TA (g/l): 6.3
pH: 3.3
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