Satyricon Sangiovese 2017
Moderate tannin and a bright acidity will see this wine drinking well on release and developing for at least 2-5 years.
Ideal for pairing with classic Italian dishes like baked aubergine, tomato based pasta and cured meats.
Aspect: North and North West
Trellising System: Vertical Shoot Positioning (Perold)
Age of Vines: 11 years
Vines per hectare: 5500
Average Yield: 5 tons/ha (33 hl/ha)
Production: 225 cases of 6 x 750ml bottles
The varieties planted on our farms in the new ward of Hemel-en-Aarde Ridge, 10 km in proximity to the Atlantic Ocean. The climate being “temperate” in style, where the southerly maritime winds blow through the appellations during the summer. These winds in turn bring regular sea mists and overcast conditions to the areas and with it more even temperatures. The average summer temperature is 19° C and rainfall, approximately, 750 mm per year.