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Elcava EUR 22.90 750ml
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Kanonkop Estate Pinotage Simonsberg-Stellenbosch 2006

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Flashy modern style with lots of blueberry and boysenberry fruit layered with sweet mocha and toast notes. Long fruit-filled finish is very polished.

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Kanonkop Estate:
Kanonkop Estate has been described by those in the know as being the South African equivalent of a Premier Cru or First Growth. International awards accumulated over more than a decade have gone a long way to substantiate these claims.

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Snooth User: Ranjit
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3.00 5
02/07/2010

Three glasses


External Reviews for Kanonkop Estate Pinotage Simonsberg-Stellenbosch

External Review
Source: ONLINEWEINKELLER.de
02/24/2010

Kanonkop Pinotage 2006: Dekantier-Empfehlung (3 Std. vorher belüften),Empfohlene Serviertemperatur: 16-18°C, in Barriques gereift (16 Monate), lagerfähig 15 - 20 Jahre ab JahrgangJahrgang: 2006Inhalt: 0,75 LRegion: StellenboschWeingut: KanonkopRebsorte: 100% Pinotage Restzucker: 2 g/LiterRestsäure: 5,5 g/LiterAlkoholgehalt: 0.14 Rotwein


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Source: Astor Wines & Spirits
03/05/2009

Pinotage, a cross of Cinsaut and Pinot Noir, thrives in the Stellenbosch region of South Africa. Kanonkop has long been recognized as producing the benchmark for this varietal. Richly fruited with mouth-coating notes of red and black berries in a medium bodied style, this wine has good structure for ageing and avoids the astringency so commonly found with this particular grape variety.


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Source: Flaschenpost Weinservice GmbH
04/30/2009

Aus 55jährigen Reben, tiefes Purpurrot, verblüffende Fruchtaromen, würzig und fruchtig, kompakt, aus exzellenter Lage am Simonsberg. Kräftiges dunkles Purpurrot, konzentriert, schwarze Beeren, vielfältich und reich, zart Leder und Pilze, im Gaumen mit viel Kraft und Körper, dann weich und füllig, zeigt Schmelz und Charakter zugleich.



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Flashy modern style with lots of blueberry and boysenberry fruit layered with sweet mocha and toast notes. Long fruit-filled finish is very polished.

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