First Cape Wines
Round House Signature Collection Shiraz 2015
- Origin: Western Cape, Coastal Region, Swartland, South Africa
- Producer: First Cape Wines
- Article number: 4639-01
- Alcohol (%): 14
- Size (ml): 750
- Grapes: 100% Shiraz
- Produced: All the grapes are hand-picked, partly desteemed but not crushed. The fermentation begins in steel tanks when the grapes are still whole. During the fermentation the grapes are hand plunged which contribute to the intense colour of the wine. They also pump the wine from the bottom and pour it on top of the tank. After fermentation the wine is moved directly into oak barrels where Malolactic fermentation takes place. Aged 12 months in french Barrique barrels which contain about 225 litres.
- Suitable with: Most flavoursome dishes, excellent combined with grilled meat or fish.
- Taste description: Elegant and well balanced with hints of blackberries, wild raspberries and plums with a tinge of dark chocolate and roasted coffee beans.
- Link to Systembolaget the Swedish monopoly: https://www.systembolaget.se/dryck/roda-viner/round-house-463901