This is a classic ‘Cape Blend’. The Rules for a Cape Bend are: At least 25% pinotage with the remainder being Bordeaux red grape varieties.
The wine has a deep ruby, red colour. It shows ripe raspberries, black currant and mocha flavours on the nose and has dark chocolate and blackberry fruit on the palate. The wine has good length with a dry finish and can mature for a further 7-8 years.
Varietal Composition: 54% Pinotage, 29% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Merlot, 7% Cabernet Franc
Acidity: 5.5 g/l