The Curator’s Collection Mourvèdre 2014

R105.00

R105.00 | Club R89.25

 

Exhibiting a powerful combination of blackcurrant flavours, combined with a subtle fragrance of dried peaches, thyme and clove spice. This wine has good fruit intensity with minimal oak influence, and subtle richness reined in by soft, plush tannins.

 

One of only 4104 bottles made, this unique wine represents the passion of a winemaker obsessed with creating an original masterpiece.

Tasting Notes

A limited release, exhibiting a powerful combination of blackcurrant flavours, combined with a subtle fragrance of dried peaches, thyme and clove spice. This wine has good fruit intensity with minimal oak influence, and subtle richness reined in by soft, plush tannins.

Additional Information

Fermented in old French oak barrels

Varieties

Mourvèdre 100%

Harvest Date

February 2014

Analysis

Alc: 14% | RS: 1.59| TA: 5.9g/l | pH: 3.49

Fermentation

Fermented in a closed stainless stainless steel tank over 14 days. Tanks were pumped over 3-4 times a day as required. 1-2 weeks maceration on skins.

Ageing

It was matured in old French oak barrels for 24 months.

Bottling Date

October 2016

Winemaker’s Note

The 2014 Mourvèdre is one of only 4104 bottles made.

Food Pairing & Recipes

Best enjoyed with lighter poultry dishes with either a French or Spanish flavour profile.

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