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Waterkloof Seriously Cool Cinsault


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Waterkloof Seriously Cool Cinsault Cinsault has long thrived in the Cape, adapting perfectly to the climate. Waterkloof Seriously Cool Cinsault is made from 40-50 year old vines in the Heldeberg Mountains windswept slopes. Perfumed nose of violets and cherry with crunchy cranberries and bright acidity. Serve slightly chilled.

WATERKLOOF estate was founded in 2004, ending Paul Boutinot’s persistent and uncompromising 10 year search for a vineyard site with the potential to produce truly fine wine with a defining sense of origin. Located on the south-facing slopes of Schapenberg Hill near Somerset in the Stellenbosch district of the Western Cape’s Coastal Region, Waterkloof shares its magnificent Atlantic views with free-roaming peacocks and other natural fauna and flora attracted to this haven. Certified by Demeter in 2015, their vineyards are of only a few in the Cape to boast official biodynamic approval and status. The estate has 56 hectares under vine and Tim Atkin’s Cape Classification currently ranks Waterkloof as 5th Growth level. With production around 165,000 bottles per year, Waterkloof make “honest wines” from their unique biodynamic coastal site. Respect for nature, traditional winemaking practices and minimal intervention are all key to their success.

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Vintage: 2016
Grape: Cinsault
Region: Stellenbosch
ABV: 12.5%