2015 Meerendal Wine Estate Durbanville Pinotage Héritage Block • 0.75 l • Red

Very deep, almost opale purple with a bluish tinge. Spicy red and black fruit aromas supported by strong bramble type characters on the nose. Prune, plum and ripe dark cherry flavours. Big, full well rounded mouth with a satin smooth flow across the palate yet distinct but supple tannin undertone. Beautifully integrated oak.

Game fish, red meats and cheese

Climate:
Mediterranean climate with warm, dry summers and a unique pattern of cool winds. Winters are cold and wet with an annual rainfall on the estate of 550 mm.

Underground:
Tukulu and Glenrosa

Vinification:
Grapes were handpicked, fermented and fermented in traditional open concrete fermenters with punch downs 6 times per day. Matured in small French oak barrels for 18 months (100% new!). Single vineyard status