Free-Run Pinotage, Middelvlei
Free-Run Pinotage, Middelvlei
Made exclusively from free-run juice, only juice naturally drained off the freshly crushed grapes is used. The appearance is a deep ruby red with violet edges. On the nose you’ll find sweet raspberry aromas with mulberry undertones and elegant oak spices. The palate shows a medium bodied wine packed with fruit flavours.

Country and Region: South Africa,Stellenbosch

Producer: Middelvlei

Wine Style: Red

Grape Varieties : Pinotage

Vinification: The Pinotage grapes were hand picked and placed in small baskets to prevent bruising. In the cellar, the juice was fermented on the skins for four days in open cement tanks at 26°C. It was racked off the skins at 6°C Balling and then underwent secondary malolactic fermentation. The wine was matured in second fill oak barrels for 10 months - 80% French oak and 20% American oak barrels.

ABV: 13.5%

Closure: Natural Cork

Note: The Pinotage grape is unique to South Africa and is derived from the noble Pinot Noir and Cinsaut (formerly called Hermitage) varieties. The Momberg's are one of the foremost producers of Pinotage wines.

Case Size: 6

Case price: £ 77.70

Bottle Price: £ 12.95