Mooiplaas Pinotage

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Product SKU
SA12
Vintage: 2020
Mooiplaas Pinotage
$42.00
Country SOUTH AFRICA Region Stellenbosch Grape Varietal Pinotage

Product Description

Description

Ruby red colour. The nose, very typical of Pinotage, reveals sweets red cherries, Christmas cake with floral hints. An un-wooded medium bodied wine with aromas of plums, mulberry, stawberries and hints of sweet spice. Soft rounded tannins, well balanced with lingering finish. The style is an approachable, soft and drinkable wine. Vintage in image may vary. Refer to wine facts for current vintage.

How to pair it

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Awards

Critique Review

Good Pinotage should be richly aromatic in my view and that's certainly the case on this bramble and raspberry scented number from Bertus Basson and Louis Roos. Textured and well structured, it has understated oak influence and a long

Wine Facts

More Information
Grape Varietal Pinotage
Vintage 2020
Region Stellenbosch
Country SOUTH AFRICA
Winemakers Louis Roos
Producer Mooiplaas Wine Estate
Average age of vines 11 years and 34 years old
Production method 12,000
Harvest method Hand
Fermentation & maceration

4 Days on the skins in closed tanks at 20-25 degress, pump over every two hours, pressed at 5.0 balling with baskets press.

Aging

Bottle aged

Nose Attribute Dark Fruit, Floral, Red Berries, Spices
SKU SA12

Vineyard Info

Mooiplaas Wine Estate & Private Nature Reserve dates back to 1806. Mooiplaas, meaning beautiful farm, is a historic and traditional working wine farm. The vineyards lie on steep slopes of ancient mineral-rich soils in the Bottelary Hills of Stellenbosch, overlooking Cape Town. Here brothers Tielman and Louis Roos produce a range of environmentally friendly wines rooted in tradition and artisan wine-making techniques that make the most of the unique terroir. The vineyard is located 250m above sea level on an east facing slope in the Bottelary Hills of Stellenbosch. Granite soil

Description

Ruby red colour. The nose, very typical of Pinotage, reveals sweets red cherries, Christmas cake with floral hints. An un-wooded medium bodied wine with aromas of plums, mulberry, stawberries and hints of sweet spice. Soft rounded tannins, well balanced with lingering finish. The style is an approachable, soft and drinkable wine. 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

Critique Review

Good Pinotage should be richly aromatic in my view and that's certainly the case on this bramble and raspberry scented number from Bertus Basson and Louis Roos. Textured and well structured, it has understated oak influence and a long

More Information
Grape Varietal Pinotage
Vintage 2020
Region Stellenbosch
Country SOUTH AFRICA
Winemakers Louis Roos
Producer Mooiplaas Wine Estate
Average age of vines 11 years and 34 years old
Production method 12,000
Harvest method Hand
Fermentation & maceration

4 Days on the skins in closed tanks at 20-25 degress, pump over every two hours, pressed at 5.0 balling with baskets press.

Aging

Bottle aged

Nose Attribute Dark Fruit, Floral, Red Berries, Spices
SKU SA12
Mooiplaas Wine Estate & Private Nature Reserve dates back to 1806. Mooiplaas, meaning beautiful farm, is a historic and traditional working wine farm. The vineyards lie on steep slopes of ancient mineral-rich soils in the Bottelary Hills of Stellenbosch, overlooking Cape Town. Here brothers Tielman and Louis Roos produce a range of environmentally friendly wines rooted in tradition and artisan wine-making techniques that make the most of the unique terroir. The vineyard is located 250m above sea level on an east facing slope in the Bottelary Hills of Stellenbosch. Granite soil