Mission Jewelstone Syrah

 

Product: Red wine, luscious & jammy

Listing date: 26.10.2017

Product number, Alko: 408117

Packaging: Glass bottle

Closure: Natural cork

Volume: 750 ml

Vintage: 2014

Producer: Mission Estate Winery

Country: New Zealand

Region: North Island

District: Hawkes Bay

Acid: 5.5 g/l

Res. Sugar: 0 g/l

Alcohol content: 14.0% vol

Temperature to drink: 18° C

Grapes: Syrah (100%)

Colour: Deep ruby red

Nose: Floral spicy nose with very sweet ripe fruit elements

Mouth: The palate has good fruit intensity, sweet tannins and a wonderful freshness in the mouth. The tannins dissolve leaving a lovely perfumed and savory aftertaste on the finish

Soil: 10-30 cm sandy loam soil over gravel

Vinification: Crushing of fruit with whole berries present. There was no pre ferment soak. Ferment up to temperature peak of 29 degrees with daily pump overs and plunging till the end of ferment. 14 days post ferment maceration. Maturation in French oak, 23% new for 12 months. No racking. Racked after ageing with a light egg white fining using free range egg whites

Enjoy together with: Beef sirloin/porterhouse steak with black pepper or pepper sauce

Price: €25.31