Thursday, November 7, 2013

Beaumont Pinotage 2012 91+ Points

Shown recently to a visiting group of 45 French bankers, their first encounter with Pinotage, they fell in love with it and they were right, this is one of South Africa’s most consistent Pinotage producer, over the recent years they shows less extraction and showing brighter fruit and less oak, moreish, yet have substantial complexity, engaging, seek it out
Alcohol: moderate plus | 13.5 % abv
Origin: Bot River
Notes: plums | blackberries | mulberries | chocolate | spicy     
Ideal drinking occasions: dinner
Serve with: venison steak

Drink: now until 2022+