2019 Rockway 9 Pink

2019 Rockway 9 Pink

Regular price $17.00
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WINEMAKING NOTES:

Vidal fruit was harvested from our home site on October 5. It was fermented cold, using several yeast strains to promote a brighter, more complex profile. The fermentation was arrested when the balance was perceived between acidity and residual sugar. Tank quickly chilled and sealed to retain maximum CO2. Bench trials concluded with a balanced blend consisting of 94% Vidal, 3 % Baco, 2% Merlot, 1% Cabernet and a dash of Gamay.

TASTING NOTES:

This wine is a pale pink thanks to a splash of Gamay. It has aromas of fresh green apple, candied cherry and papaya bursting from the glass. The palate follows with flavours of strawberry and sour cherry, and a seamless balance of acid and sugar. It is a great wine to share a toast with or pair with casual fare.

FOOD PAIRING:

Try with grilled kebabs, pizza Margherita or fresh watermelon.

TECHNICAL NOTES:

Brix at harvest: 18.9
pH: 3.3
Total Acidity: 6.5 g/L
Alcohol: 9.5%
Residual Sugar: 20.4 g/L

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