Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Kanonkop Estate Pinotage 2003 92+ Points

Dense, slightly more evolved than elegant 1998, probably due to the riper profile, fruit still in the primary phase for a 10 years old Pinotage, not often encountered, plush tannins, richly textured, juicy, broad, persistent lenght

Alcohol: very high | 14.5 % abv

Origin: Simonsberg - Stellenbosch

Notes: plums | blackberries | leather | tobacco | cigar

Ideal drinking occasions: special occasions in winter

Serve with: grilled kudu loin

Drink: now until 2023+