The Grape Grinder 2015 Pinotage (W.O Western Cape) South Africa
Availability: BCLDB stores
Cost: $13.49 +taxes
Date Tasted: May 13th, 2017
Tasting Notes: Though prominent on the label, and in previous vintages, I found the coffee-mocha theme more subtle in the 2015 release of the Grinder Pinotage with a higher emphasis on intense, blackberry and cherry puree aromas and flavours. Supporting, savoury notes and yumtastic, dark chocolate and spice characters help elevate the full-bodied palate beyond a one-dimensional, jam-fest. Though, folks who don't like their reds a little off-dry will want to steer clear. Drink now-2017.
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