Roussanne 2018

R1 02000

All Mischa Estate Wines sold in the Mischa Estate Online Cellar are sold in full cases of 6.

R170 per bottle

Appearance: Golden with hints of lime.

Nose: Beautiful, intense aromas of white peach and pear with hints of flowery herbal tea.

Palate: Fresh, full bodied with well-balanced acidity and rich, silky flavors of exotic peach, pear and quince layered with honey and green tea.

Food recommendations: Roussanne is a very food friendly wine that extremely well with a wide variety of dishes including rich and spicy foods. Examples of good pairings are seafood dishes, pate, roast chicken, pork, cream sauces, spicy flavors, curries, Asian cuisine and a vast array of different soft and hard cheeses.

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ROUSSANNE 2018 ANALYSIS

At Mischa Estate, we like to do things a little differently, because this way we can bring you the very best wines every time. Here we are with the Roussanne 2018.

Alcohol: 12.48 %vol.
Residual Sugar: 1.2 g/l.
Total Acidity: 5.1 g/l.
pH: 3.51.
VA: 0.33 g/l

ROUSSANNE 2018 QUICK NOTES

APPEARANCE: Golden with hints of lime.

NOSE: Beautiful, intense aromas of white peach and pear with hints of flowery herbal tea.

PALATE: Fresh, full bodied with well-balanced acidity and rich, silky flavors of exotic peach, pear and quince layered with honey and green tea.

PAIRING: A friendly wine that pairs well with seafood, patés, roasts, pork, creamy sauces, curries, Asian cuisine and many rich soft and hard cheeses.

AGEING: This wine is ready to drink now, but can age for another 3 to 5 years

VITICULTURAL ANALYSIS

Roussanne is a white wine variety originally from the Rhône region in France. It’s known for its Russet colour grape, intrinsic ability to age, and difficulty to grow. Because of this, it’s rare as a single cultivar and often produced in a heavily oaked style.

Mischa’s 2018 Roussanne is unoaked so you can experience the full range of beautiful, bold flavours this elegant Roussanne has to offer. Out of 14 vintages, this Roussanne is only the 4th to be placed into the bottle and in very limited quantity.

MORE INFO

Yields per Hectare: 3 tons / hectare
Cases produced: 200 cases of 6
Appellation: Wine of Origin Groenberg, Wellington
Filtration and fining: No fining, ligth single pass filtration pre-bottling
Varietal composition: 100% Roussanne
Wood treatment: French Oak

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