Elaboration of Stormy Cape Pinot Grigio 2017
Stormy Cape Pinot Grigio 2017 (Pinot Grigio)
- View: A translucent and very pale silver with green flints
- Nose: A tempting aroma of predominately citrus scents followed by yellow flower and mineral undertones
- Mouth: This refreshing and full-bodied Pinot Grigio blend offers delicious fruity flavours of lemon, orange, peach, and apricot with a bit of tropical zest. The finish is dry with touch of pleasantly rounded acidity.
APPELLATION: Western CapeVINEYARD: The grapes for this wine were grown in the Breedekloof district in the Breede River Valley in Western Cape, South Africa. This area is surrounded by moutains and has a unique combination of both cool coastal climates and warmer continental climates which create beautifully balanced wines.GRAPES: Colombard and Pinot Grigio
AGEING: A relatively young winePREPARATION: Stormy Cape is an active member of the Biodiversity and Wine Initiative, a group that promotes sustainable and environmentally-conscious winemaking. The winery represents vibrant and modern South African wines at affordable price points without sacrificing quality. The result is a memorable wine that is easily recognizable as South African.
PAIRING: This is a versatile wine that pairs especially well with pork, feta or goat cheese, fish and other seafood, and spicy cuisineRIGHT SERVING RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 8-10ºCALCOHOL: 13%
Reviews of Stormy Cape Pinot Grigio 2017
I thought that the Stormy Cape Pinot Grigio had a very light colour. It has aromas of white flowers. The 2015 tastes a little bit oily in the mouth.