Villiera Pinotage 2012
Technical Analysis
Winemaker
: Jeff Grier
Main Variety : Pinotage
Alcohol : 14.0 %vol
pH : 3.71
RS : 1.2 g/l
Appellation : Stellenbosch
Characteristics
Type : 0
Style : Dry
Body : Medium
Taste : Fragrant


Tasting Notes
The wine has a rich purple colour, showing youth. This is a new-style Pinotage with subtle oak spice, plums and vanilla on the nose with soft tannins on the palate.
Ageing Potential
The wine is well balanced and can be enjoyed now with the potential to age for a further 5 years.
Blend Information
100% Pinotage
About The Harvest
The fruit used for our 2012 vintage came from largely old vines with a yield of 8 tons/ha.
In The Cellar
After primary and malolactic fermentation it was racked to a mix of American and French oak barrels for a period of 12 months. Upon removal from the barrels it was fined and racked.

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