2009 Kanonkop Estate Pinotage
Dark ruby red. Nose was coated with dark berries and chalk. Moderate plus tannins (7/10) and full body. Slightly dry with a very long finish. Well balanced and perfectly structured. Perfect example of what an excellent Pinotage is! Absolutely delicious.
100% Pinotage from the Estate Vineyard, aged in 70% new French oak Alliers for 16 months. Vines have some good age on them too, up to 57 years old.
2016 till 2029.
Price Point:$$ - If you are lucky you can find recent vintages in the United States for around $32.00.