Klein Constania

KC Cabernet Merlot 2007

KC Cabernet Merlot 2007

The KC range is made with the modern consumer in mind. Through the use of innovative production techniques and sourcing of high quality grapes from throughout the Cape Winelands.

Tasting Notes

Deep ruby core with a lively rim. The nose is a pleasant bouquet of ripe black fruit mingling with subtle oak spice. The richly textured palate is enhanced by a sweet fruit core which adds weight and dimension to the wine. Fine tannins ensure a long lasting, flavourful finish.

Maturation

This wine will be best enjoyed before 2011

Barrel Aging

Fermentation and malolactic fermentation in stainless steel tanks and French oak barriques. Selected components were matured using micro-oxygenation techniques, whilst the remainders were barrel matured for a period of 24 months.

Wine Details

Vintage: 2007

Alcohol: 14.92% vol

Residual Sugar: 2.7g/l

pH: 3.74

Total Acid: 5.4g/l


Composition: 63% Cabernet Sauvignon, 27% Merlot , 10% Cabernet Franc

Honours

Awarded silver at the IWC in 2010