Tulbagh Winery Pinotage 2012

Tulbagh Winery Pinotage 2012

Colour: Deep vibrant ruby with bright crimson rim.
Nose: Bouquet of sweet plums, fruitcake, warm spices and sweet vanilla oak.
Palate: Ripe fruit with spiced plum flavours, generously fruity with soft, rounded edges and easy accessible tannins.

Serve with crispy eisbein, traditional mousaka and tortellini with a rich tomato sauce.

variety : Pinotage [ 100% Pinotage ]
winery : Tulbagh Winery
winemaker : Naude Bruwer and Helena Neethling
wine of origin : Tulbagh
analysis : alc : 13.0 % vol  rs : 2.5 g/l  pH : 3.6  ta : 5.7 g/l  
type : Red  style : Dry  body : Medium  taste : Fruity   wooded
pack : Bottle  size : 0  closure : Screwcap  

about the harvest: The grapes are from selected vineyards on different soil types. Harvested by both machine and hand at 24° Balling at the end of January.

in the cellar : Fermentation took place on the skins in stainless steel tanks. Thewine was pumped over every four hours during alcoholic fermentation. After pressing, the wine went through malolactic fermentation. Wood staves are added for complexity.

Packed : 6 x 750ml
Bottle Barcode: 6005 682 000 021
Outer Barcode: 16005 682 000 028

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