Ken Forrester Roussanne 2013
Technical Analysis
Winemaker
: Ken Forrester
Main Variety : Roussanne
Alcohol : 13.5 %vol
pH : 3.30
RS : 3.3 g/l
Total Acid : 5.5 g/l
Appellation : Stellenbosch
Characteristics
Type : White
Style : Dry
Body : Full
Taste : Fruity


Accolades
Ken Forrester Roussanne 2012
  • Neil Pendock - 17 points
  • Tim Atkin MW - 92 points
  • Tasting Notes
    Elegant, rich restrained, hints of lime blossom, soft on the palate with a gentle structure, this classic Rhone grape thrives in the Mediterranean climate here at The Cape of Good Hope.

    Only Available Directly from the Farm: Limited Quantities in Stock.
    Ageing Potential
    This wine whilst perfectly accessible in youth will reward good cellaring and keeping for up to 10 years.
    Blend Information
    100% Roussanne
    Food Suggestions
    A classic wine; perfect with smoked fish or chicken, anchovies on the grill or even a tangy Caesar salad.
    In The Vineyard
    Soil: Sandy loam
    Aspect: WestYield: 5 tons / hectare
    About The Harvest
    Yield: 5t/ha
    In The Cellar
    There is only a limited quantity of this gorgeous and most sensuous white wine. The older large barrels have added richness and texture without any hint of flab.
    Additional Information
    An absolute pleasure to drink it leads you on with each glass more exciting than the last. Drink with grilled game fish, smoked chicken, small game or poultry.

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    Tel: +27.218552374   Fax: +27.218552373   Email: tasting@kenforresterwines.com  
    Scholtzenhof farm, 96 Winery Road P.O. Box 1253 , Stellenbosch, 7599, South Africa