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Capaia Sauvignon Blanc 2016

The south-facing vineyards of Capaia enjoyed cool and moderate conditions throughout the ripening season of 2015/16 (December – January).

This ensured that the delicate Sauvignon Blanc flavours were preserved and carefully brought from the vineyards into the winery.

Healthy grapes were left overnight for maximum skin contact, and pressed the following day. Care was taken to ensure minimum oxygen exposure to the precious juice before inoculation and fermentation took place. Selected yeast strains were used to ensure complexity and to bring forward the natural flavours of the grapes.

Guava, apple and underlying passion fruit aromas prevail, while the mouth is filled in every corner and ends with a clean, crisp lingering taste.

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Bin-No
296160 16 (6 bot. of 750ml) 

Producer and Ward
Capaia Wines (Pty) Ltd,
Philadelphia, South Africa

Wine Production
In accordance with the château principle, all our wines are pressed exclusively from grapes grown on Capaia territory.

Blend
100% Sauvignon Blanc

Analysis Data
Alcohol: 13.5 % vol
Residual Sugar: 1.9 g/l
Total Acid: 6.7 g/l
Free SO2: 21 mg/l
Total SO2: 97 mg/l
ph: 3.21

Recommended Temperature
5 – 10 °C

Ageing Potential
2 – 3 years


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