Darling Cellars Reserve Terra Hutton Cabernet Sauvignon
|Accolades||Gold Wine Awards - Gold
Veritas 2016: Bronze
|Winemaker||Carel Hugo & Pieter Niel Rossouw|
|BlendPercent||100% Cabernet Sauvignon|
|FoodSuggest||Enjoy this wine with Port wine braised beef short ribs.|
Vinification: Crush and destalk, 16 days fermentation at 22° - 28°C.
Yield: 5 - 6 t/ha
The recent demarcation of the Darling district has led to a focus at Darling Cellars on wines which are terroir and varietal specific. The cool and temperate West Coast climate lends itself to a different micro- and mesoclimate which, along with the different types of soil, lead to unique grapes, which we guide into even more unique wines. Having 99% of all vineyards dry land and almost the same percentage as bush vine, this is as close to what nature intended for grapes to be as one can get. Darling Cellars Reserve is a wine range of straight varietals where the focus is on fruit driven, varietal true, value for money wines.
Bush Vine, no irrigation
- Range: Darling Cellars Reserve Range