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Cobblers Hill

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R 405

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750 ml (Standard)

2015


Cultivar:

48% Cabernet Sauvignon, 43% Merlot, 9% Cabernet Franc

Country:

South Africa

Rating:

94 Points - Tim Atkin

Specifications:

14.50% alc vol Sugar g/l: 2.6
Type: Red Blend, Red Wine Cellaring Potential: 15+ years
Origin: Stellenbosch Appellation: Stellenbosch

Tasting Notes:

The palate is richly layered and intriguing with a variety of opulent flavours which includes Sichuan pepper and blackcurrants. The 24-month barrel ageing adds viscosity and a spicy finish.

Blackcurrant
Blackcurrant

Vanilla
Vanilla

Cobblers Hill
Cobblers Hill

Spices
Spices

The distinct ravine which embodies Stellenbosch Kloof harnesses all the qualities of a well-orientated compass. Varying elevations and aspects allow us to grow a selection of classic varieties to specific sites that optimise this expression through their location. The cooler south and east-facing aspects, unique to Stellenbosch, host the more sensitive and aromatic white-skinned grape varieties.

Stellenbosch Kloof enjoys a cooler Mediterranean climate with mari- time influences from False Bay, 14km to the south, and a refreshing breeze channelled from the West Coast’s Benguela current 24km to the north-west. These two breezes culminate at the top end of the ravine and bring in early morning mists, especially from False Bay. Consequently, temperatures in our meso-climate can be measured at least 3° Celsius cooler than inland Stellenbosch during ripening peri- ods. This adds a unique characteristic to Jordan wines.

Fermented in overhead retort-shaped, stainless steel fermentors at 28°C. Three pump-overs were done daily over the fermenting cap. After pressing, the wine was racked to barrel where it fin- ished malo-lactic fermentation.

A selection of the best barrels was made and the wine spent a total of 24 months in 225 litre French oak barrels.

Food pairing

Perfect with beef fillet, sirloin steak or veal cutlets.

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