Neil Ellis The Left Bank 2016
Technical Analysis
Winemaker
: Warren Ellis
Main Variety : Cabernet Sauvignon
Alcohol : 14.5 %vol
pH : 3.6
RS : 2.6 g/l
Total Acid : 5.6 g/l
Appellation : Western Cape
Characteristics
Type : Red
Style : Dry
Body : Full
Taste : Fruity


Blend Information
Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz, Merlot
In The Vineyard
The grapes are sourced from a multi-vineyard blend in the Western Cape region. The soils are mostly clay loam to granite and shale.
In The Cellar
Fermentation initiated in stainless tanks and underwent a series of pump-overs until dry. Further maceration before drawing off and light pressing.

The wine spent 14 months in French oak barrels of which 10% was new. Balance in 2nd, 3rd & 4th fill barrels.
Additional Information
More than simply a wine, the Left Bank honours a particular lifestyle.

Other Vintages
Neil Ellis The Left Bank 2016 Warren Ellis Cabernet Sauvignon
Neil Ellis The Left Bank 2014 Warren Ellis Cabernet Sauvignon
Neil Ellis The Left Bank 2013 Warren Ellis Cabernet Sauvignon

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