Ken Forrester Petit Pinotage 2018
Technical Analysis
Winemaker
: Ken Forrester
Main Variety : Pinotage
Alcohol : 14.0 %vol
pH : 3.61
RS : 2.8 g/l
Total Acid : 5.2 g/l
Appellation : Stellenbosch
Characteristics
Type : Red
Style : Dry
Body : Soft
Taste : Fruity


Accolades
Petit Pinotage 2016
Platter’s 2017 - 3½ stars
Petit Pinotage 2015
Platter’s 2017 - 3½ stars, Good Value and
Hidden Gem
Ultra Value Wine Challenge: 91 points
Petit Pinotage 2014
Platter’s 2016 - 3½ stars, Good Value and
Hidden Gem

 

Tasting Notes
This cheerfully Petit Pinotage reflects the modern fruit driven wine style that is in huge demand today. Classic Pinotage aromas of spicy mulberries,
plum pudding and cherries, supported by smoky bacon nuances. Juicy and accessible with soft palate and delicious fruit concentration.
Blend Information
100% Pinotage
Food Suggestions
This cheerfully unwooded wine can be served with a generous slice of pizza or a barbeque, ideal for a “braai”. Perfect with almost any happy casual
occasion!
In The Vineyard
Region: Stellenbosch
Aspect: Southeast-facing slopes
About The Harvest
Harvested fully ripe at 25º Balling from blocks specifically selected for their fruity character. Cool fermented after a cold maceration on the skins and pressed off early, before the development of hard tannins.
Yield: 9 tons per hectare
In The Cellar
Cool fermented after a cold maceration on the skins and pressed off early, before the development of hard tannins. This cheerfully Petit Pinotage reflects the modern fruit driven wine style that is in huge demand today.

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Tel: +27.218552374   Fax: +27.218552373   Email: tasting@kenforresterwines.com  
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