Welmoed Pinotage Reserve 1998

Welmoed Pinotage Reserve 1998

Excellent deep ruby red centre with youthful violet edges. Pleasant, powerful, very fine bouquet of liquorice, red berry and cedar like spices. Entrance is dry with excellent in-mouth aromas of berry fruit and liquorice. Well balanced mid-palate with integrated acid and tannin balance. Rich persistent finish.

variety : Pinotage [ Pinotage ]
winery : Welmoed Winery
winemaker : Mike Graham
wine of origin : Coastal
analysis : alc : 12.5 % vol  rs : 1.6 g/l  pH : 3.68  ta : 5.28 g/l  
pack : Bottle  

in the cellar : Grapes are sourced from low yielding vineyards and crushed and innoculated with a selected yeast. Fermentation takes place on skins until dry before being pressed and aged in French oak barrels for 14 months.

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