Kloof Street

Swartland Rouge

Swartland Rouge, Kloof Street

Swartland Rouge, Kloof Street
  • 69% Syrah, 15% Tinta Barocca, 11% Grenache, 4% Cinsault, 1% Carignan
  • Sourced from seven sustainably farmed vineyard parcels in different parts of the Swartland, aged 6-47 years
  • The must was initially pigeaged once a day
  • 60% whole bunch fermentation with indigenous yeast fermentation began and the wine was pigeaged twice a day, with temperature not allowed to exceed 28ºC
  • Maceration lasted just under 4 weeks, then trained and pressed to barrel for malolactic fermentation
  • Aged for 11 months in 3rd and 4th fill French oak 225L barrels & 500L demi-muids

Info

Producer:
Vintage:
2020
Country:
South Africa
Region:
Swartland
Appellation:
Swartland
Variety:
Blend - Rhone
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Sustainable

Sizes Available

Full Bottle ZA-MKS-02-20 12/750ml

Press & Reviews

James Suckling
Score
91
Date
2022-11-08
Vinous Media
Score
88
Date
2022-09-26