Zevenwacht Syrah 2011
Technical Analysis
Winemaker - Jacques Viljoen
Main Variety - Shiraz
Alcohol - 14.5 %vol
pH - 3.38
RS - 3.7 g/l
Total Acid - 5.7 g/l
Appellation - Stellenbosch
Characteristics
Type - Red
Style - Dry
Body - Full
Taste - Fragrant


Accolades
Veritas Awards 2014 - Gold Medal

Tasting Notes
Warm and vibrant white and black pepper undertones allure you to the mouth-filling flavours of blackcurrant, sweet violet and jasmine spice with finishing hints of white pepper. Its velvety feel leaves you mesmerized.

Ageing Potential
Definite aging ability in the right conditions – from 5 to 15 years.

Blend Information
95% Shiraz, 4% Mourvèdre, 1% Grenache

Food Suggestions
Lamb loin chops spiced with salt, black pepper and rosemary, leg of lamb slow roasted in rosemary, well salted and peppered, served with roasted potatoes and spicy gravy and also hearty lamb stew.

About The Harvest
Date of Harvest: end-March Type of Harvest: Hand harvest in the cool morning.


Other Vintages
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Zevenwacht Syrah 2015 Jacques Viljoen Shiraz
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Zevenwacht Syrah 2012 Jacques Viljoen Shiraz
Zevenwacht Syrah 2011 Jacques Viljoen Shiraz
Zevenwacht Syrah 2010 Jacques Viljoen Shiraz
Zevenwacht Syrah 2009 Jacques Viljoen Shiraz
Zevenwacht Syrah 2008 Jacques Viljoen Shiraz
Zevenwacht Syrah 2007 Jacques Viljoen Shiraz
Zevenwacht Syrah 2006 Jacques Viljoen Shiraz
Zevenwacht Syrah 2005 Jacques Viljoen Shiraz
Zevenwacht Syrah 2004 Jacques Viljoen Shiraz
Zevenwacht Syrah 2002 Shiraz


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