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Diemersfontein Pinotage 2009 Wine Review

Diemersfontein Pinotage 2009

Diemersfontein Pinotage 2009

W.O., Wellington, South Africa

Community Score: 4.3/5

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $19.95

Product #: 956409

BC Product #: 244210

Drink: 2010-2015



 

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Bottle size: 750 ml

Winery: Diemersfontein

Agent: Azureau Wine Agency

Natalie's Score: 88/100

Big and oaky but I like it! It’s warm and fleshy and generous like a pair of jeans that fits just right. Aromas of ripe blackberries and voluptuous plums. So smooth. Top me up!

This was reviewed December 11, 2010 by

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Glenda rated this wine as 85/100 with the following review:

Diemersfontein Pinotage wines have somewhat of a cult following due to the extravagant coffee and chocolate character of the wine. They are celebrated each year on the farm in Wellington, Western Cape, with a Pinotage On Tap festival. In South Africa Pinotage can be crafted with many different expressions and Diemersfontein has made this cultivar accessible and enjoyable for many who are just learning to enjoy wine.
The ’09 should please [this] label’s many fans: vibrant plums, freshly brewed coffee & smokiness. Firm spicy-sweet conclusion. Still in development, tannins busy melding, showing great promise. 100% new oak. Score: 4 (out of 5) Source: Winnie Bowman, Platter's South African Wine Guide
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