Makes rosé lovers go into raptures

Selection 16/79 Rosé 2020

Selection 16/79 Rosé 2020
  • GOV-102020
  • Elegant and delicate with a floral fragrance
  • Delights with freshness and creamy strawberry notes
  • Simply fantastic with seafood dishes
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Delivery time 2-5 Workdays

12.95€ 17.27€/l

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The Selection 16/79 Rosé shines in a wonderful delicate salmon pink in the glass and immediately...
The Selection 16/79 Rosé shines in a wonderful delicate salmon pink in the glass and immediately delights the connoisseur with its floral scent. On the palate, the blend, dominated by Grenache Noir and refined with Shiraz and a little Cinsault, unfolds beautiful and creamy notes of strawberries in particular and delights with its freshness and filigree character. The elegant Selection 16/79 Rosé is perfect to enjoy pure, but the combination with seafood is highly recommended. The wine is part of Selection 16/79, which is a homage to the South African winemaking tradition. Simon van der Stel, who is considered the founding father of South African wine culture when he became governor of the Cape in 1679, played a significant role in this.

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Name:
Selection 16/79 Rosé 2020
Article-No.:
GOV-102020
Grape Varieties:
Grenache Noir, Shiraz, Cinsault
Vintage:
2020
Winery:
Selection 16/79
Importer/ Distributor:
CAPREO GmbH- Gildeweg 10- 46562 Voerde- Germany
Food Business Operator:
CAPREO GmbH, Gildeweg 10, 46562 Voerde, Germany
Producer:
Holden Manz, Green Valley Rd, 7690 Franschhoek, Südafrika
Bottle Cap:
Screw Cap
Price:
12.95€ / bottle à 0,75 l
Filling Quantity:
0,75 l
Alcohol Strength:
13 % Vol.
Acidity:
5,2 g/l
Residual Sugar:
1,2 g/l
Serve at:
8-12 °C
Best before:
2024
In the Cellar:
Fermentation in stainless steel tanks.
Appellation:
Western Cape
Allergen:
Sulphite

Selection 16/79 – a declaration of love to the South African art of winemaking

Selection 16/79 commemorates Simon van der Stel, who came to South Africa in 1679 and became the first governor of the Cape. He was also the one who founded the wine culture of his new homeland and thus laid the foundation for the winemaking tradition in the Cape Winelands, which continues to this day. The Selection 16/79 is not only a homage to the origins of South African viticulture, but also reflects the richness and unique character of South African wines. The fact that the wines in Selection 16/79 offer something of everything that makes South African winemaking special is due on the one hand to the fact that the grapes come from different growing regions, but also to first-class winemakers.

Selection 16/79: A wine collection as colourful as the rainbow nation

Selection 16/79 consists of four diverse red wines, two fruity fresh white wines and two sparkling wines. All wine creations have been created in cooperation with selected winemakers and reflect the different facets of the South African wine world. For red wine lovers, Selection 16/79 offers a Pinotage, a Merlot, a Cabernet Sauvignon or a classic Cape Blend. A Sauvignon Blanc from the Elgin and a typical Chardonnay will delight white wine fans. With the Sparkling White and the Sparkling Rosé, two sparkling wines round off the Selection 16/79.

Selection 16/79 – always a good choice

Thanks to its multi-faceted nature, Selection 16/79 offers the right wine for every occasion. If, for example, you are looking for an uncomplicated white wine to enjoy with family and friends, you will find Sauvignon Blanc a wonderful companion, which incidentally also goes well with light dishes. Speaking of food: In this regard, all the creations in Selection 16/79 are a good choice. The Chardonnay is simply a dream with fish, and Cape Blend, for example, goes perfectly with your favourite pasta. At a party – or if you have a good reason to toast – the two sparkling wines should not be missing. As different in style as the creations of Selection 16/79 are, thanks to their complexity and fruity elegance they all radiate South African flair in the glass on every occasion.