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2015 Pinotage. Wine of Origin Swartland. Wine of South Africa.

Produced from dryland bushvine Pinotage vineyards, with a lot of concentration and depth. Made for us by the dynamic winemaker Adi Badenhorst with energy and enthusiasm. Aromas of dark red fruits and coffee are followed by hints of sweet spice and mocha flavours. Smooth and silky, with a velvet touch. Great with spiced roast belly pork or barbequed spare ribs.

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Allergy Information:

  • Contains: Sulphites

Tasting Notes:

Aromas of dark red fruits and coffee are followed by hints of sweet spice and mocha flavours. Smooth and silky, with a velvet touch

Region of OriginSwartland
Wine ColourRed
Alcohol Units10.1
ABV13.5% vol.
Current Vintage2015
ProducerHome of Origin Wine (Pty) Ltd.
Type of ClosureScrewcap
Wine MakerHermias Hugo
Pack Quantity75
Pack MeasurecL
CountrySouth Africa
Alcohol TypeWine
Taste CategoryD - Rich & fruity

Grape Variety:

Pinotage

Vinification Details:

The grapes are harvested & sorted manually. After the selection process is completed, the berries are gently destalked and then proceed to the fermentation tanks. During the fermentation the berries and juice are cooled down to 5◦C for a cold maceration. After three days yeasts are added. Once complete the juice is separated from the berries to be pressed. The juice is transferred into virgin French oak barrels to obtain structure, complexity and maturity

History:

The vines were planted between 2000 and 2003. Choice of cultivar clone and rootstock were well selected in the rich soils that the Swartland offers. Vines are pruned to deliver well balanced crop and vineyard practices gets managed accordingly. The need for irrigation gets monitored on a weekly basis to ensure the vines never stress during ripening phase

Regional Information:

The vineyards lie in the foothills of the imposing mountain range in Swartland

Storage Type:

Ambient

Storage Instructions:

This wine is ideal for drinking now but can be kept for up to 5 years

Alcohol Unit Other Text:

10.1 UK Units per bottle
1.7 UK units per 125ml glass
Bottle contains 6 glasses
Know Your Limits
UK Chief Medical Officers recommend adults do not regularly exceed:
Men: 3-4 units daily
Women: 2-3 units daily
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Storage:

  • This wine can be enjoyed now or carefully stored for up to five years from
  • purchase. Once open, drink within two days.

Wine of:

South Africa

Bottled in:

South Africa

Number Of Uses:

6

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Warnings:

Do not drink when pregnant(logo).
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Net Contents:

75cl e

Name and Address:

Tesco Stores Ltd.,
Welwyn Garden City AL7 1GA,
U.K.

Nutrition

Nutrition
Typical Values100ml containEach glass (125ml) contains
Energy325kJ (78kcal)406kJ (98kcal)
*Reference intake of an average adult (8400 kJ / 2000 kcal)--

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