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ASLINA Umsasane (2019)

71% Cabernet Sauvignon, 17% Cabernet Franc, 12% Petit Verdot


Sold in case of 6 x 750ml

18 in stock

In short

A beautiful deep dark colour. Complex nose with different layers of black fruits, hints of earthiness, black currants and dark chocolate. Good bold structure, soft ripe tannins, good balance of wood, acid and fruit giving this wine a long lingering finish. Best Enjoyed with juicy lamb or steak. Alc: 14.% TA: 5.9 RS: 1.7g/l

In the vineyard
The grapes were handpicked in March 2019 at optimum ripeness.
In the cellar
The wine kept in barrels for 16 months, matured separately in French oak barrels. 20% of the wine in 1st fill barrels, 50% in 2nd fill and 30% in 3rd fills. Bottled in December 2020.
Pairing suggestions
A juicy red meat cut. Ideally a steak, rack of lamb or venison fillet