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Guardian Peak Shiraz

About This Wine



Appearance: Deep Ruby Red


Aroma: Beautiful mulberry notes are well supported by black currents and hints of mocha.


Palate: The dark fruit and mocha shows superb follow through onto the palate. The wine has a well-rounded mouth-feel, elegant velvet tannins and a long fresh fruit-filled finish.



Grape Varieties: Shiraz 100%

Vintage: 2017

Origin: Western Cape

Winemaker: Roelof Lotriet


Chemical Analysis

Alcohol: 14.51 vol%

Acidity: 5.9 g/l

PH: 3.5

Residual Sugar: 4.9 g/l



Terroir-driven wines selected from vineyards ranging from Mediterranean climates in Stellenbosch (rainfall ± 600mm per annum) to more arid coastal regions (rainfall + 200mm per annum). Drip irrigation used in drier areas to optimally control vineyard produce.


A diverse composition of soil and topography add complexity and an array of different characteristics to the wine.


The wine is fermented at 28°C in a combination of open (punch down) and closed fermentors (pump over) for 7 to 14 days. Punch downs and pump overs occurred 5 times a day. Maturation occurred in 2nd and 3rd fill 300 liter French and American oak for 10 months.

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