Tall Horse Pinotage (The Red One) is Dark red in colour with sweet black fruit flavours on the nose. On the palate the wine has soft, sweet tannins with ripe fruit flavours. The wood is well integrated and gives coffee and chocolate flavours on the nose and palate. Fermented on the skins for 7 days at 24 – 28°C with three aerations per day. After pressing, the young wine is matured on French oak staves for 3 months where malolactic fermentation is completed.
Made by: DGB (PTY) Ltd
Made in: Western Cape, South Africa
Grape: 100% Pinotage
Alcohol content: 13.5%
Sweetness Descriptor: D – Dry
Style: Medium Bodied
Characteristics: Deep red with a tinge of purple to the rim oozing sweet cherry, dark chocolate and roast coffee bean appeal offset by well integrated savoury oak spice facets and a rambunctious fruity finish.
Suggested pairings: This delightful Pinotage can be enjoyed on its own or with a BBQ steak, lamb stew, with fish and chips, roast chicken or macaroni & cheese or something exciting like a Thai red curry, be different and try it with a double thick chocolate fudge cake.
Disclaimer: Excessive alcohol consumption is harmful to your health, strictly not for sale to persons under the age of 18 years.