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White Pinotage


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Release Date: June 30, 2017

Tasting Notes:

The only one if its kind in North America, White Pinotage 2016 is a blanc de noir, a white wine made from our dark Pinotage grapes. With a beautiful rose gold hue, this savoury White Pinotage boasts notes of white stone fruits, berry and a subtle grassy herbaceousness. Lingering citrus and minerality round out an elegant, dry finish.

Wine and Food Pairing:

White Pinotage’s bright acidity makes it a formidable food-worthy wine. It excels beside seafood, chicken and pork  as well as moderately spicy cuisine, green salads, soft cheeses and vegetarian dishes.

Winemaker’s Notes:

The grapes used for White Pinotage were hand harvested early and pressed gently using a light champagne pressing technique.  A lengthy, cool fermentation primarily in stainless steel tanks has resulted in fresh, complex aromas and flavours.  Partial barrel fermentation in neutral French oak combined with lees stirring has imparted a full bodied, creamy texture and added to the complexity.

  • Varietals: Pinotage 100%
  • T.A. 7.42 g/L
  • R.S. .3 g/L
  • Alc./Vol. 13.25%
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Weight 2.5 lbs


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