2015 Thelema Sauvignon Blanc Reserve
REGION / COUNTRY | Stellenbosch, South Africa
VARIETAL | Sauvignon Blanc
VINTAGE | 2015
VOLUME | 750ml
FOOD MATCH | As an apertif, or with delicately flavoured foods like salads, oysters, scallops and chicken.
Vintage: The earliest recorded harvest in Sutherland history! Cool summer days with very little rain, resulting in ideal growing conditions for grapes.
Picking dates: 26 January - 15th February
Grape sugar: Average 22 °B
Acidity: 7.57 g/l
pH at harvest: 3.28
Wood maturation: 18 months in barrel. 45% new French oak, balance in older barrels.