From Madiba magic to Obama mania - Graham Beck Brut has been the bubbly to beat! It was the celebratory drink of choice both at Nelson Mandela's inauguration and Barack Obama's president win.
Variety: Chardonny 51%, Pinot Noir 49%
Vintage: Non Vintage
Area of Origin: Western Cape, South Africa.
A selection of Pinot Noir and Chardonnay from our vineyards in Robertson and Stellenbosch and hand selected parcels from the Western Cape.
Both varietals are handpicked: Chardonnay at 18-19.5 。B for fruit and elegance. Pinot Noir at 18.5-20。B for complexity and length of flavour.
Produced in the Méthode Cap Classique cellar, Robertson.
Whole bunch pressing ensures fractional recovery. After settling of juice the two varieties are fermented separately. They are then cross blended along with reserve wine if necessary, bottled and left for 15 to 18 months yeast contact time before disgorgement.
"Light yeasty aromas, limey fresh fruit on the nose, and rich creamy complexity on the palate. Fine mousse gives freshness and fitnesse."
Residual Sugar: 6.7 g/l (± 0.5 g/l)
Alcohol: 12.00 % vol (± 0.2 % vol)
Total Acid 6.0g/l (± 0.25 g/l)
pH: 3.28 (± 0.05)