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Dornier Cocoa Hill Rosé 2018

Dornier Cocoa Hill Rosé 2018
  • DOR-082018
  • Fruity, fresh and spirited
  • Wonderfully balanced and accessible
  • Beautiful and versatile food companion
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Delivery time 2-5 Workdays

8.95  11.93 /l

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The Dornier Cocoa Hill Rosé is a fresh and spirited rosé from the Merlot grape variety, which...
The Dornier Cocoa Hill Rosé is a fresh and spirited rosé from the Merlot grape variety, which inspires even in the glass with its beautiful salmon pink colour. The nose is filled with wonderful notes of grapefruit and strawberries, making you want more. On the palate the rosé is pleasantly long lasting and can convince with its beautiful balance of acidity and nuances of Turkish sweets, pomegranate and red berries. Thanks to its accessible character, the Dornier Cocoa Hill Rosé is perfect for a delicious dish with salmon, cold meat, fish or salad. It also goes well with light pasta, sushi or tomato-based dishes. But also as an aperitif the rosé is always a good choice.

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Name:
Dornier Cocoa Hill Rosé 2018
Article-No.:
DOR-082018
Grape Varieties:
Merlot
Vintage:
2018
Winery:
Dornier
Importer:
CAPREO GmbH, D-46562, Voerde
Bottle Cap:
Screw Cap
Price:
8.95 € / bottle à 0,75 l
Filling Quantity:
0,75 l
Alcohol Strength:
13,5 % Vol.
Acidity:
5,6 g/l
Residual Sugar:
1,2 g/l
Serve at:
8-10 °C
Best before:
2020
In the Cellar:
The wine was left on the lees for four months.
Appellation:
Stellenbosch
Allergen:
Sulphite

Family-owned Dornier Winery

The winery consists of two estates that had originally been separated; their roots reach back until the late 17th century. The actual Dornier winery as it exists today has only been around since 1995. Back then, the family Dornier bought the first two of its five wine farms. It is still run by the family today, supported by an excellent team of winemakers and employees. The premium sector is clearly the focus which is obtained through a constantly high quality on the wine slope, an almost perfectionist standard as well as an experienced and skilled implementation. Since 2006, the estate is a member of the Biodiversity and Wine Initiative and therefore significantly supports sustainable cultivation in South Africa.

Modern Wines of an outstanding Quality

The new built wine cellar is also an eye catcher like the two restored historic buildings from the 18 th and 19 th century and with its curved roof, the use of brick and reflecting materials, it sets an architectonical course. The wines are very modern and belong to the high-end class of South Africa. They are aimed at the discerning gourmet that likes traditional notes of a good wine but also looks for strong and at the same time elegant innovations in the bouquet as well as taste.

Relax and unwind

At the winery, visitors can easily relax and unwind. A calm and contemplative atmosphere in the modern but never obtrusive architecture makes for the needed relaxation. The fascinating view of the Stellenbosch Mountains in the middle of fynbos hills and the planted vines impressively supports that effect. The whole estate is filled with a special hospitality that just makes you want to grab a glass of wine and have a good time. The restaurant Bodega offers seasonal menus which consist of locally and fresh ingredients and combines modern preparation with a classic, almost timeless style.