Price:  £11.50 | Case Rate: £10.93
Ex Tax: £9.58

Journey's End - Wild Child Grenache Rose 2019

Information

  • Country: South Africa
  • Wine Region: Stellenbosch
  • Wine Maker: Leon Esterhuizen and Mike Dawson
  • Grape: Grenache/Garnacha
  • Grape Percentage: 100% Grenache
  • Alcohol Percentage: 14%
  • Unit Quantity (ml): 750
Duty/Vat Paid

Wine tasting notes

This unique Rosé was carefully crafted with abundance of succulent strawberry, luscious cherry and raspberry flavours with subtle rose petal undertones and hints of peach and apricot, that forms a surprisingly delicious and peach blossom experience, with the slightly oaked barrel taste gives it unique structure on the pallet, also rounding off and balancing the tannins and acidity, to leave a nice smooth mouth feel. Serve between 7 – 9 0C for best results

Winery Information

Journey's End

In 1995 the Gabb family (originally from Shropshire, UK) took control of this picturesque wine farm surrounded by 20 ha of gorgeous vineyards. They have invested heavily in both the vineyards and the winery since then – with the estate growing to 120 ha by July 2011. The initial Journey’s End investment was made by Roger Gabb, who, at that time, was Founder and Managing Director of Western Wines. Following the sale of Western Wines to Constellation brands in 2006, the family turned their.. read more

Vinification Notes

Grapes were handpicked very early in the morning allowing the grapes to retain their fruitiness and flavours. Cool crushed grapes underwent a three hour skin contact in static drainers before being fermented under controlled conditions at 11°C. 50% of the wine fermentation took place in stainless steel tanks at 24°C, with regular pump-overs and other 50% were fermented in new 300L barrels for 15 days.