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Pinotage

— 2014 —

Kanonkop-Pinotage-(600x600)

R350.00

2014

Product Description

A complex wine with red fruit flavours. Big, elegant and ripe tannin structures. Will over time show more secondary and forest floor characteristics.

Additional Information

Weight 1.00 kg
Winemaker

Abrie Beeslaar

Varieties

100 % Pinotage

Origin

Simonsberg, Stellenbosch

Climate

Long, cold and wet winter with a slow steady ripening period.

Age of Vines

Up to 59 year old bush vines.

Irrigation

None dry land

Soil

Decomposed granite and Hutton soils.

Yield

5 tons/ha 3250 lit./ha

Vinification

Fermentation took place in open concrete fermenters @ 28C. Cap was punched manually every 2 hours and was the juice drawn off the skins after 3 days.

Maturation

Matured for 15 months in 75% new 225 lit. French and 25% 2nd fill.

Food Suggestions

Red meat or spicy Asian style dishes.

2 reviews for PINOTAGE 2014

  1. 5 out of 5

    (verified owner):

    Fantastic!

  2. 5 out of 5

    :

    Just an awesome wine!! Truly enjoyed that

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