Anthonij Rupert Cabernet Franc

Anthonij Rupert Cabernet Franc 2009

Delicate floral notes in this deep garnet wine lead to savory mocha and ripe berry flavors. The texture is smooth and light-bodied, and the refined tannins shine on the dry, lingering finish.

Style:
Dry, Light-bodied, Smooth
Flavor:
Berry, Mocha, Spice, Floral
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Western Cape
Grapes
Cabernet Franc
Alcohol Percentage
14.00%
Fermentation
Each batch of grapes is cold soaked for a few days and then slowly brought up in temperature. Malolactic fermentation occurred naturally in the barrel.
Aging
Aged for 18 to 24 months in 100% new French oak barrels, bottled unfiltered and then bottle aged for one year.