FOOTPRINT The Long Walk - Merlot/Pinotage - Breedekloof - South Africa

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Product SKU
SA07
Vintage: 2020

FOOTPRINT The Long Walk - Merlot Pinotage - Breedekloof - South Africa

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.

$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

  • Meat Perfect for tapas, grilled meat and pizza.

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Product Type Red Wine
Grape Varietal Merlot, Pinotage
Vintage 2020
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 fermentation
Aging Stainless steel tanks
Mouth Attribute Balanced, Round
Nose Attribute Dark Fruit, Fruity, Spices, Liquorice, Plum, Black Berries
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, the vines grow on trellises in the Breedekloof area.

Breedekloof, South Africa.

Breedekloof, South Africa.

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 Perfect for tapas, grilled meat and pizza.

Awards

More Information
Product Type Red Wine
Grape Varietal Merlot, Pinotage
Vintage 2020
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 fermentation
Aging Stainless steel tanks
Mouth Attribute Balanced, Round
Nose Attribute Dark Fruit, Fruity, Spices, Liquorice, Plum, Black Berries
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, the vines grow on trellises in the Breedekloof area.

Breedekloof, South Africa.

Breedekloof, South Africa.