Askerne Estate Dessert Cabernet 2011

Askerne Estate Dessert Cabernet 2011

$20.00 NZDPer Bottle

Chocolate, spice and plum characters on the nose combine with sweet berry fruit, chocolate and marshmallow flavours supported by a grainy, spicy array of plum and raspberry on the palate.

Delicious on its own or match with a decadent, dark chocolate based dessert or strong cheeses.

  • 2011
  • Hawkes Bay
  • Askerne Estate Winery
Case sizes are sold in multiples of 6 x bottles
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Description

WINEMAKING NOTES

The fruit for this wine was grown on the stony, sandy lower terrace of Askerne Vineyard. The fruit was hand harvested, sorted then destemmed and crushed. A short fermentation followed which was stopped by the addition of alcohol. The wine was then aged in older French oak barriques for twelve months.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

pH 3.95
TA 5.15 g/l
Residual sugar 70 g/l
Alcohol 16.5%

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