Diemersfontein Pinotage 2012 Wine Review

Diemersfontein Pinotage 2012
W.O., Wellington, South Africa
Community Score: 4.4/5
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Product #: 956409
Wine Type: Red Wine


 
Price: $19.95
Alcohol: 14%
Drink: 2012-2015
Sweetness: Extra Dry
Bottle size: 750 ml

Winery: Diemersfontein
Agent: Azureau Wine Agency
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Natalie's Score: 89/100

Big oak and mocha-chocolate notes on the nose continue on the palate from generous oak aging. Full-bodied and hulky with a satisfying mouth-filling weight. This is the ideal red for coffee lovers given the espresso finish. Distinctive squared. Pinotage food pairings: wild mushroom risotto, venison stroganoff, black bean soup, blackened or boldly seasoned steaks. Spectacular Spicy Wine

This Diemersfontein Pinotage 2012 was reviewed September 14, 2013 by

 

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This wine is certified for Integrity & Sustainability by South Africa’s Wine and Spirit Board. Now in its 12th vintage and dubbed “the original coffee/chocolate Pinotage” by its creators, this wine is one of the overtly oak-barrel-influenced wines coming out of South Africa these days. Brimming with rich coffee, bacon and chocolate overlaying generous berry fruit. Source: Vintages Wine Panel, Jan. 2013

 
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