Footprint 'The Long Walk' Merlot/Pinotage

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Product SKU
SA07
Vintage: 2019
Footprint 'The Long Walk' Merlot/Pinotage
$28.00
Country SOUTH AFRICA Region Western Cape Grape Varietal Merlot, Pinotage

Product Description

Description

Bright red colour. A soft and fruity blend with a nose of berry fruits with hints of liquorice and spice. The palate is round and smooth, ripe blackberry and plum flavours of Merlot complements the red berry and spice flavours of Pinotage. Supple tannins and well balanced acidity with persistent aftertaste. Vintage in image may vary. Refer to wine facts for current vintage.

How to pair it

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Wine Facts

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Grape Varietal Merlot, Pinotage
Vintage 2019
Region Western Cape
Country SOUTH AFRICA
Winemakers Mike Graham
Producer African Pride Wines
Average age of vines 12 years
Production method 15tons/Hectare
Harvest method Hand Harvest
Fermentation & maceration

Fermentation in temperature controlled stainless steel tanks between 28-30degrees centigrade, maceration approximately 5days post fermention

Aging

Stainless steel tanks

Nose Attribute Fruity, Spices, Liquorice
SKU SA07

Vineyard Info

To place your footprint upon this world you need to leave the well-trodden path. It is this urge that embodies the essence of Footprint wines. Follow the footprint of our winemaker who journeyed through the vineyards of the Cape in pursuit of grapes with the character that makes Footprint wines unique and perfect expressions of the flavours and tastes of South Africa, whilst at the same time being effortlessly enjoyable. Footprint vineyards: situated at 250m

Description

Bright red colour. A soft and fruity blend with a nose of berry fruits with hints of liquorice and spice. The palate is round and smooth, ripe blackberry and plum flavours of Merlot complements the red berry and spice flavours of Pinotage. Supple tannins and well balanced acidity with persistent aftertaste. Vintage in image may vary. Refer to wine facts for current vintage.

How to pair it

  • Meat Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna
  • Seafood Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna
  • Cheese Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna
  • Legumes Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna
  • Dessert Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna

Awards

More Information
Grape Varietal Merlot, Pinotage
Vintage 2019
Region Western Cape
Country SOUTH AFRICA
Winemakers Mike Graham
Producer African Pride Wines
Average age of vines 12 years
Production method 15tons/Hectare
Harvest method Hand Harvest
Fermentation & maceration

Fermentation in temperature controlled stainless steel tanks between 28-30degrees centigrade, maceration approximately 5days post fermention

Aging

Stainless steel tanks

Nose Attribute Fruity, Spices, Liquorice
SKU SA07
To place your footprint upon this world you need to leave the well-trodden path. It is this urge that embodies the essence of Footprint wines. Follow the footprint of our winemaker who journeyed through the vineyards of the Cape in pursuit of grapes with the character that makes Footprint wines unique and perfect expressions of the flavours and tastes of South Africa, whilst at the same time being effortlessly enjoyable. Footprint vineyards: situated at 250m