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House Of Mandela Phumla Pinotage 2017 Wine Review

House Of Mandela Phumla Pinotage 2017

House Of Mandela Phumla Pinotage 2017

Western Cape W.O., South Africa

Community Score:87/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $21.95

Drink: 2019-2024

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.4%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: House of Mandela

Agent: The Case For Wine

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Reviews and Ratings

Daniel O'Keefe rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Intense colour. Plenty of coffee and chocolate aromas, as well as chocolate-covered dark fruit. Good acidity, robust tannins, and a full body. A decent Pinotage that isn't too modern/commercial/overly chocolate/coffee, and definitely possessing food friendly structure. Pleasant and agreeable, try this with coffee-rubbed ribeye steaks.
Carolyn Hetke rated this wine as 87/100 with the following review:

This Pinotage has the characteristic plum and black fruit on the nose and palate with a distinctly waxy nose. Full-bodied with grippy tannins. Medium plus finish. Pair with burgers or pulled pork. Tasted July 2019. www.thewineloverskitchen.com
From the Western Cape wine region, House Of Mandela Phumla 2017 Pinotage is a velvety satisfyingly savoury and smoky red wine with dark plum, blackberry, savoury herb flavours on the palate with a lingering dark cocoa finish. The wine was brought up in stainless-steel tank and matured with French oak staves for 10 months prior to bottling. The Mandelas are the descendants of a royal bloodline that dates back to the 18th century. Enjoy with a big game roast. - Community Wine Reviews

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