Zevenwacht 7even Bouquet Blanc 2019

Technical Analysis

Winemaker - Hagen Viljoen
Main Variety - Gewurztraminer
Alcohol - 13.0 %vol
pH - 3.56
RS - 18.2 g/l
Total Acid - 5.8 g/l
Appellation - Stellenbosch

Characteristics

Type - White
Style - Semi Sweet
Body - Medium
Taste - Fragrant


Tasting Notes

A perfumed nose with fragrant aromas of rose petal, litchi and Turkish delight with hints of citrus. This delicious wine is a semi-sweet aromatic wine with enough acidity to allow for a juicy finish.


Ageing Potential

A wine to be enjoyed within 2 years.

Blend Information

85% Gew├╝rztraminer, 15% Muscat Blanc

Food Suggestions

Our meal suggestions: This is the Asian cuisine wine extraordinaire. The exquisite flavours in this wine pair beautifully with light fragrant curries, or Moroccan inspired dishes. Use your flair to discover your favourite combination.
When to Enjoy: As an Aperitif on a cold winters day, or as a refreshing drink on summer days with friends.
How to Serve: Pleasantly cold.


In The Vineyard

Our two most aromatic varietals on the farm compose this wine. These cultivars have beautiful fruit and spicy floral aromas. The vineyards are situated on South-West facing slopes with a North-South row direction for optimal sun exposure and flavour development.

About The Harvest

Harvested between 22 – 23.5 degrees Balling.

In The Cellar

The grapes were harvested between 22 – 23.5 degrees Balling. The wine was tank fermented separately at 14 degrees Celsius to retain fresh fruit and floral aromas. They were blended shortly after fermentation and bottled early to retain freshness and vitality.

Additional Information

Zevenwacht Wine Estate, situated on the beautiful Stellenbosch Wine Route is a modern wine farm with a 300 year history. Owned and managed by the Johnson Family, the Estate has a strong commitment to historic and cultural preservationas well asconservation of the surrounding indigenous environment. Two prime farming locations provide the grapes for the Zevenwacht winery. The home vineyard on the Estate’s panoramic 450 hectare maritime influenced property, supplies the majority of the grapes. The farm Zevenrivieren, situated at the crest of the Helshoogte Pass, provides winemaker, Hagen Viljoen, with a boutique selection of grapes that add to the fascinating variety of the wines


Other Vintages

Wine Wine Maker Main Variety
Zevenwacht 7even Bouquet Blanc 2021 Hagen Viljoen Gewurztraminer
Zevenwacht 7even Bouquet Blanc 2020 Hagen Viljoen Gewurztraminer
Zevenwacht 7even Bouquet Blanc 2019 Hagen Viljoen Gewurztraminer
Zevenwacht 7even Bouquet Blanc 2018 Hagen Viljoen Viognier
Zevenwacht 7even Bouquet Blanc 2017 Jacques Viljoen Viognier
Zevenwacht 7even Bouquet Blanc 2016 Jacques Viljoen Viognier
Zevenwacht 7even Bouquet Blanc 2015 Jacques Viljoen Viognier
Zevenwacht 7even Bouquet Blanc 2014 Jacques Viljoen Muscat de Frontignan
Zevenwacht 7even Bouquet Blanc 2013 Jacques Viljoen Viognier

Tel: +27.219005700 Email: info@zevenwacht.co.za Langverwacht Road, Kuils River, 7579