Backsberg Kosher Pinotage 2014

Backsberg Kosher Pinotage 2014

Oak derived vanilla nuances provide the perfect backdrop to youngberry and mulberry fruit flavours. Fresh and soft, this wine provides sheer Pinotage intensity with a supple, juicy finish.

Compliments spicy, flavourful meat dishes.

variety : Pinotage [ 100% Pinotage ]
winemaker : Alicia Rechner
wine of origin : Paarl
analysis : alc : 13.85 % vol  rs : 1.2 g/l  pH : 3.52  ta : 4.8 g/l  
type : Red  style : Dry  body : Soft  taste : Fruity   wooded
pack : Bottle  size : 750ml  closure : Cork  

ageing : 2 - 3 years

in the vineyard : CLIMATE: Mediterranean
SOIL TYPE: Sandy clay, med-low yield, 165m West-South West elevation
VITICULTURE: 16 year old vineyards

about the harvest: Yield: ±12t/ha

in the cellar : Fermented on the skins for 4 days, pressed, pasteurized and bottled early. Prepared under supervision of the Cape Town Beth Din, makes this wine Mevushal / Kosher for passover.
Oaked 30% for 9months

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