Wednesday, October 2, 2013

L'Avenir Pinotage 2011 90 Points

One of Stellenbosch most consistent Pinotage, with a fair percentage of the fruit coming their own vineyards in the Simonsberg ward, home to many top examples, bright red fruits with savory notes, layered complexity, persistent lenght

Alcohol: moderate plus | 13.5 % abv

Origin: Stellenbosch

Notes: plums | mulberry | olives | mocha| tobacco

Ideal drinking occasions: cool autumnal nights

Serve with: grilled game steak

Drink: now until 2022+