On the 6th and 7th of April Elgin Ridge, as part of the Elegantly Elgin Open Wine Weekend, is offering you an unique opportunity to taste and pre order the first organic Pinot Noir in South Africa. The wine has been produced to strict European Organic Standards.
Bunches were 100% de-stemmed, with natural fermentation, and 10 months in 20% new French Oak.
Only 1400 Bottles of this unique wine were produced.
The colour is bright medium to dark red with red summer fruits and hints of warm spices, cinnamon and cloves on the nose
The palate is fruit forward on entry, cherries and raspberries with a slight herbal note on mid-palate with a long finish. The tannins are balanced and approachable.
Alcohol 13.5%, Sugar 2.2 g/l, PH 3.6, TA 5.0 g/l, Free SO2 28, Total SO2 61
Cellar Price R250.00 inc VAT
Proud winemakers, Niels Verburg and Brian Smith,
holding the first South African organic pinot noir.
Marion and Brian