Steytler Pentagon 2021

R740.00 / Bottle
By blending five Bordeaux varieties grown on our farm, this is a distinctive expression of our area with bold lushness and power. Vivid, concentrated flavours rest on an intricate frame of tightly woven tannins, delivering purity and finesse. Only released in superior vintages.
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Description

A muscular Bordeaux style blend that exudes power and concentration, tied up in a structure of fine-grained tannin and bright acidity that not only promise extensive evolution, but also entices with every visit to the glass. Brooding dark fruit tightly packed in an intricate frame are delivered with great purity and finesse.

Alcohol: 14.94
Total Acidity: 6.0g/ℓ
Residual Sugar: 3.6g/ℓ
ph: 3.62
71% Cabernet Sauvignon, 16% Cabernet Franc, 9% Merlot, 4% Petit Verdot
Vines planted in weathered granite topsoil on a layer of gravel, above a crumbly clay sub-soil. Yield of 5 tons per hectare.
Specially selected from the best blocks on the estate, these components were individually fermented in stainless steel tanks with a cultured biodynamic yeast to enhance terroir characteristics. The wines were all separately aged for 20 months in 225l and 300l barrels and blended after careful selection. The wine was bottled unfined and unfiltered.
10–15 years

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