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Raka Quinary 2002
Technical Analysis
Winemaker
: Tanya Rousseau
Main Variety : Cabernet Sauvignon
Alcohol : 14.0 %vol
pH : 3.65
RS : 2.4 g/l
Total Acid : 6.0 g/l
Appellation : Coastal
Characteristics
Type : Red
Style : Dry
Body : Full
Taste : Fruity


Accolades
South African Young Wines Show 2002: Gold 
John Platter Wine Guide 2004: 4 Stars 
Wine Magazine February 2004: 4 Stars
International Wine Challenge 2004: Seal of Approval
Veritas 2005: Silver
Swiss Airlines: Seal of approval

Tasting Notes
On the palate, this Bordeaux blend is well structured with ripe juicy fruit flavors and accessible tannins. The nose, although shy at first, offers hints of cassis with just a whiff of cigars.
Blend Information
59% Cabernet Sauvignon, 17% Cabernet Franc, 10% Merlot, 6% Malbec, 6% Petit Verdot
About The Harvest
The grapes were hand picked into lug boxes.
In The Cellar
Pre cooled to 5º. Cold soaked for3 days. 14 months in French Oak.

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Raka Quinary 2012 Josef Dreyer Cabernet Sauvignon
Raka Quinary 2011 Josef Dreyer Cabernet Sauvignon
Raka Quinary 2010 Josef Dreyer Cabernet Sauvignon
Raka Quinary 2009 Josef Dreyer Cabernet Sauvignon
Raka Quinary 2008 Josef Dreyer Cabernet Sauvignon
Raka Quinary 2007 Josef Dreyer Cabernet Sauvignon
Raka Quinary 2006 Josef Dreyer Cabernet Sauvignon
Raka Quinary 2005 Josef Dreyer Cabernet Sauvignon
Raka Quinary 2004 Tanya Rousseau Cabernet Sauvignon
Raka Quinary 2003 Tanya Rousseau Cabernet Sauvignon
Raka Quinary 2002 Tanya Rousseau Cabernet Sauvignon

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