Backsberg Kosher Pinotage 2016

Backsberg Kosher Pinotage 2016

This wine displays aromas of raspberry and red plums, succulent sweet fruit flavours and finely integrated tannins.

Compliments spicy, flavourful meat dishes.

variety : Pinotage [ 95% Pinotage, 5% Durif ]
winemaker : Alicia Rechner
wine of origin : Paarl
analysis : alc : 13.9 % vol  rs : 3.6 g/l  pH : 3.54  ta : 5.7 g/l  
type : Red  style : Dry  body : Soft  taste : Fruity   wooded
pack : Bottle  size : 750ml  closure : Cork  

ageing : 5 - 7 years

in the vineyard : Climate: Mediterranean
Soil Type: Clay loam, med-high yield, 280m north elevation
Viticulture: 2 - 12 year old vineyards

in the cellar : A fermentation of 5 - 6 days with no maturation in oak creates a very fruitforward Merlot. Pasteurized and prepared under supervision of the Cape Town Beth Din, this wine is Mevushal/ Kosher for passover.

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