Stellenbosch Vineyards

Stellenbosch Vineyards

Bushvine Pinotage 2016

This is a modern styled Pinotage that shows elegance and finesse.  Rich, aromatic nose, complimented by lush, juicy fruit. A velvety palate with prominent notes of black and red berries, featuring spicy undertones of cinnamon. Dense fruit and integrated presence of wood and balance makes this truly an experience to enjoy.

VITICULTURE AND VINIFICATION NOTES

Fruit sourced from the Helderberg region within Stellenbosch.  Handpicked and only the best fruit selected in the vineyards. Barrel aged for 16 months in French oak barrels.

Whole bunch crushed followed by fermentation in open fermenter with natural yeast. The final wine was selected from a final selection of barrels to ensure the complexity and balance of the final wine.

MATURATION POTENTIAL

Can be enjoyed now but will enjoy cellaring for up to 7 years.

SUITABILITY FOR VEGETARIANS OR VEGANS

Suitable for vegetarians but not for vegans.

FOOD SUGGESTION

This wine will pair well with most red meats or poultry and is an ideal match for spicy curries. Serve at a cool room temperature.

Alcohol:                        14.30% by volume

Residual sugar:            2.14 g/l

Total acidity:                 5.43 g/l

pH:                               3.53

 

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R90.00

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