Backsberg Estate Shiraz Pumphouse 2007

Member Review by joshwoodward:

[Blind Syrah tasting] Tannic, acidic, dark fruit. New world. Simple.

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Region: South Africa » Paarl

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Member Reviews for Backsberg Estate Shiraz Pumphouse

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Snooth User: joshwoodward
129954234
3.50 5
Vintage: 2005 05/15/2009

[Blind Syrah tasting] Tannic, acidic, dark fruit. New world. Simple.


Snooth User: Chez Smittin
7446617
3.50 5
Vintage: 2003 08/17/2008

Three and a half glasses


External Reviews for Backsberg Estate Shiraz Pumphouse

External Review
Source: WineChateau.com
08/13/2010

Pumphouse Shiraz is a specially crafted cuvee based on varietal character and intensity. Black cherry, raspberry fruits and rich mocha aromas are given added complexity via subtle aniseed and vanillin tones derived from maturation and small French and American oak barriques. The palate has weight and depth due to layers of fruit tannins and sheer flavour intensity.


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Vintage: 2005 02/24/2010

Backsberg Pumphouse Shiraz 2005: Dekantier-Empfehlung (1 Std. vorher belüften), Empfohlene Serviertemperatur: 16-18°C, in Barriques gereift (24 Monate), lagerfähig 7 - 10 Jahre ab JahrgangJahrgang: 2005Inhalt: 0,75 LRegion: PaarlWeingut: BacksbergRebsorte: 88% Shiraz, 12% Malbec Restzucker: 2,5 g/LiterRestsäure: 5,75 g/LiterAlkoholgehalt: 14,5 % Rotwein



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