Guardian Peak Shiraz

Guardian Peak Shiraz 2015

 

This wine offers an elegant aroma perfectly balanced between smoke and fruit. The texture is well structured with layers of spice, dark fruit and complex acidity leading to a lingering finish.

 
Style:
Balanced, Full-bodied, Bold
Flavor:
Dark Fruit, Smoke, Spice
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Western Cape
Grapes
Shiraz
Alcohol Percentage
14.50%
Fermentation
This wine is 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 liter French and American oak barrels for 10 months.
Acid
5.90 g/l