Jordan The Long Fuse Cabernet Sauvignon

Jordan wine estate

Jordan The Long Fuse Cabernet Sauvignon

Wine Year
2014
Wine Region
Stellenbosch

To create the perfect soil environment for our Cabernet Sauvignon vineyards, many large, sub-surface granite boulders were excavated and blown up with dynamite. One of the boulders required over 300 charges, necessitating a very long fuse.

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Wine Characteristics
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Progressive techniques such as overhead fermenters, pump-overs, and gravity flow allow for the extraction of fully developed flavours and soft ripe tannins without compensating the tension and elegance captured from the various Cabernet slopes. Here especially, the climate plays a significant role to allow great fruit expression and classic essences of cedar, brambles and toasted tobacco.

Alc: 13.5%
Total Acid: 5.7g/l
pH: 3.64
Residual Sugar: 2.2g/l

Soft ripe tannins, great fruit expression and classic essence of cedar, brambles and toasted tobacco.

100% Cabernet Sauvignon

Wine Farm Contact
Thea van der merwe
+27 (021) 881 3441

Category
Red Wine

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Cape Town Insiders’ Review Of The Wine

This wine is luxurious, satin smooth on the palate with a robust, classy fruitiness. It’s the perfect way to celebrate a night in and holds it’s own when paired with hearty dishes.

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