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PINOTAGE 2018 WO Robertson
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer KLIPPENKOP
Deep purple colour. Intense, very spicy, juicy, black cherry purée nose with lots of cedary, mocha-chocolate notes. Fairly dry, medium bodied, very juicy, spicy, ripe black cherry purée flavours with a lingering, fairly high acid cedary, mocha-chocolate finish. This juicy, bright, ready-to-drink, crowd-pleaser has 13% alcohol and 7 g/L residual sugar with lot number L19/192 on the back label. Screwcap closure. Cheap and cheerful but not for everyone. Has not appeared in Vintages before. CSPC 12428
Type Red Table Wine
Agent Eur Int
Country South Africa
Region
Rating **/**+(88 points)
Fruity, Tangy, Spicy, Mocha-Chocolate
LCBO Text Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
TASTING NOTE: Fans of fruit-forward Pinotage and of smoky, oak-influenced \"coffee\" Pinotage alike should appreciate this wine, which bridges the gap between the two styles. Matured on wood for three months, it brings a touch of creamy vanilla-mocha to a core of rich, concentrated, almost jammy berry and plum. This solid value is a great choice for bacon-and-cheese pizza. (Vintages panel, June 2019) Price $ 13.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - January 25, 2020
Cases bought 269 (12 bottles per case)

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Score:  - NOT PRESENTED  * Very Basic   *+ OK   ** Good   **/**+ Very Good   **+ Excellent   *** Outstanding   ***+ Superb

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