Grape Variety: Pinot Noir
Category: Red Wine
Location LCBO Vintages
Country: South Africa
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Meerlust Estate
Alcohol: 14% Alcohol/Vol.
An easy drinking savoury Pinot that should please a wide range of taste buds
Description: Light garnet in colour with a medium intense nose. This wine features lightly smoked oak, bramble, strawberry, sour cherry, forest greens and a touch of spearmint. Medium to light body with low tannins, good acidity and a fairly long length.
Negatives: A little heat from the 14%
Drink now or in the next 5 years on its own or pair it with Pork cutlets served with strawberry balsamic sauce.
Tasted: 22 April 2015
Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 8.5+/10 Total: 17.5/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3.5+