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2016 De Toren Fusion V South Africa
De Toren Fusion V 2016 reveals a truly pure and complex flavor, with aromas of black cherry, cedar and dark berries. The preceding vintage of this robust, left-bank Bordeaux-style blend, have been granted a stellar 94 Points by both the esteemed Wine Enthusiast & respected Platter’s Wine Guide. An exquisitely stylish departure for sophisticated connoisseur tastes is offered with each luxurious sip. Soft as spun silk, with a lingering hint of sweet fruit on the back palate, this is a wine that will only improve with age. Hence, enjoyment of this vintage will be multiplied with a few years of ageing in your cellar.
DECANTING: To release all the flavors please decant at least one hour before consumption. It is recommended to serve this wine at optimal temperature (15-18 degrees Celsius).
VARIETIES: Cabernet Sauvignon, 52% Malbec, 16% Cabernet Franc, 14% Merlot, 11% Petit Verdot 7% ANALYSIS: Alcohol14.5%/vol. Sugar2.9g/l Acidity5.8g/l pH3.54
MATURATION IN BARRELS: Aged in a climatized barrel room (16 degrees Celsius at 80% humidity) for 12 months in 50% new and 50% second fill, 225Loak barrels. Ninety percent French Oak and Malbec had the benefit of American Oak.
AGEING POTENTIAL: If stored in optimal conditions, this wine should last up to 20 years plus.
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