Klein Constania

Marlbrook
 1995

Marlbrook
 1995

Grown on the 18th Century Marlbrook title of Klein Constantia Estate, this is a classic Bordeaux-style blend of cabernet sauvignon, merlot and cabernet franc.

Tasting Notes

Dark plum colour. Elegant herbaceousness, light berry fruit and cassis nose. Herby flavours with touches of mint, coffee and chocolate show the merlot influence. Well balanced.


Maturation

Drink now, or keep for up to eight years

Barrel Aging

Matured individually in French oak barrels for 2 years and then blended

Wine Details

Vintage: 1995

Alcohol: 13.5 % vol

Residual Sugar: 1.6 g/l

pH: 3.53

Total Acid: 5.4
 g/l

Composition: 55% Cabernet Sauvignon, 40% Merlot, 5% Cabernet Franc