Description of Groot Constantia Pinotage 2018
Groot Constantia Pinotage 2018 (Pinotage)
- View: Shown in glass deep dark red.
- Nose: Aromas with multiple layers of bright red fruit, black berries, black cherries, plums and ripe strawberries with hints of black chocolate and cinnamon.
- Mouth: Fresh fruits and juicy plums, cherries and black currants on the palate, with soft spicy aftertaste.
VINEYARD: Winery Groot Constantia.
GRAPES: 100% Pinotage.
AGEING: 12 months in French oak barrels.
PREPARATION: For processing the grapes were harvested at 26 ° Balling and fermented in their skins, giving color, flavor and tannins fine. During fermentation, daily production of four bulges to encourage maximum extraction.
WINE PAIRING: Excellent with springbok steak and pepper sauce, roasted leg of lamb simmered.
RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 18 ° C
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Reviews of Groot Constantia Pinotage 2018
- The wine displays typical Constantia elegance on the palate. The natural acidity gives a freshness to the wine and the tannins are soft and approachable.