Diemersdal Pinotage Reserve 2016

19.900013

€ 19,90

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Diemersdal Pinotage Reserve 2016

Diemersdal Pinotage Reserve 2016


Origin:
  • Durbanville South Africa

Analysis:


  • Alc: 14.5%
  • RS: 2.6g/l
  • Total Acid: 6.0g/l
  • pH: 3.52

Blend:


  • 100% Pinotage

Viticulture:


  • Yield: 5t/ha
  • Trellising: Bush-vines
  • Age of vines: 37 years
  • Irrigation: Dry-land conditions

Terroir:


  • Slope: North facing slopes
  • Soil: Deep Red Hutton
  • Climate: Moderate with cooling sea breezes from the Atlantic Ocean.

Maturation:


18 months wood maturation in carefully selected new 225L French oak barrels.


Winemaker’s notes:

Full bodied with dark berry and plum flavours and well balanced with complex aromas from French Oak barrels. A wine with a long lingering finish.


Food suggestions:


Ostrich fillet with chocolate-chilli sauce, rack of lamb or a hearty beef stew should all pair well with this bold Pinotage.


Awards:


2011 vintage:

  • Grand Prix Trophy – Michelangelo International Wine Awards ‘11
  • Sue van Wyk Pinotage Trophy – Michelangelo International Wine Awards ‘11
  • Gran D’Or – Michelangelo International Wine Awards ‘12

2010 vintage:

  • ABSA Pinotage Top 10 ‘11
  • DOUBLE GOLD – Michelangelo International ‘11
  • Sue van Wyk Pinotage Trophy – Michelangelo International Wine Awards ‘11

2009 vintage:

  • GOLD – Veritas ‘10