The Hedgehog Dry Rosé

VARIETY:  100 % Pinotage

WINERY: Orange River Cellars

WINEMAKER: Frikkie du Plessis

WINE OF ORIGIN: Northern Cape

Salmon pink colour with aromas of mulberry, strawberry and rose petals. Refreshing palate with a long finish.

alc: 11,65 % vol rs: 3,8 g/l pH: 3,44
type: White style: Dry ta: 5,8 g/l
body: Full taste: Fruity pack: Bottle
size: 750ml closure: Screw cap unwooded
ageing: Drink fresh or within 18 months
Facing: NE-SW
Soil Types: Sandy (high rock fraction)
Age: 6 & 20 Years
Yield per hectare: 22,5 t/ha
Trellised: T System
Irrigation: Drip
Harvest date: Beginning of January

Hand picked early morning to retain freshness.

Cold maceration in red wine tanks with skins for 24 hours to develop colour, where the juice was separated from the skins and was fermented at 18 degrees celsius for 7 days.