Guardian Peak Frontier

Guardian Peak Frontier 2013

This wine is a deep garnet color and showcases a fruit-driven aroma of plum and black cherry complemented by hints of tobacco, cedar and vanilla. The texture is balanced with great structure and supple tannins.

Style:
Balanced, Structured
Flavor:
Black Cherry, Cedar, Plum, Tobacco, Vanilla
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Western Cape
Grapes
Cabernet Sauvignon
Alcohol Percentage
14.50%
Fermentation
The wine was fermented at 28°C in a combination of open (punch down) and closed fermenters (pump over) for 7 to 14 days. Punch downs and pump overs occurred 5 times a day.
Aging
Maturation occurred in 2nd and 3rd fill 300 litre French and American oak for 10 months.
Acid
5.40 g/l