Welmoed Pinotage Selection 2000

Welmoed Pinotage Selection 2000

Vivid ruby-red colour. Delicious round, raspberry and ripe fruit nose. Good, solid entrance with well-structured mid-palate and in-mouth berry flavours and elegant tannin finish.

variety : Pinotage [ Pinotage ]
winery : Welmoed Winery
winemaker : Our Winemaking Team
wine of origin : Coastal
analysis : alc : 13.4 % vol  rs : 1.36 g/l  pH : 3.61  ta : 5.64 g/l  
pack : Bottle  

in the vineyard : Grapes are sourced from low bearing (7 tonnes per hectare) bush vines with an average age of 4-10 years with complex, well-structured fruit. The vines are grafted on 101-14 Mgt and planted on loamy clay on the lower slopes of the mountain

about the harvest: Grapes were harvested at 23.5ºB in February.

in the cellar : The must is fermented on skins for ± 3 days when the juice is drawn off at 10°B. Maturation takes place in third fill French oak barrels for 12 months..

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