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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