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Okuphinki 46 (2017)

Tasting notes for Skaap Rosé 46 (2017)

Skaap Okuphinki 47 (2018) 


The 2018 Okuphinki is a blend of 55% Sauvignon Blanc and 45% Merlot. 


The light, salmon pink colour of the wine was obtained from a very short period of skin contact with the Merlot, after which the skins were lightly pressed (we never use real press juice, it’s all free run). From there the wine is made in a similar way to the Skaap Sauvignon Blanc, slow cold fermentation with a combination of yeasts helping with the production of floral and fruit flavours. The wine is then carefully blended so that no single varietal takes over. 

Made by award winning South African winemaker Riaan Oosthuizen.


A light, dry, fruit driven Rosé with a combination of flowery fruit and strawberry flavours followed by a fresh fruit salad taste. A light salmon-pink colour, with a tight, elegant structure, well balanced with some grip on the palate.

When to drink

Drink now or within the next couple of years.

Food match

Great with sushi, most fish dishes, a salad or any light meal. It’s also a good wine to enjoy it on its own as an aperitif.


1,623 bottles


Alcohol: 13% vol
Residual sugar: 4.7 g/lit
pH: 3.3
Total acidy: 6.2 g/lit
Volatile acidity: 0.4 g/lit
Total SO2: 146 mg/lit


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