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Top 5 Pinotage at the LCBO

Café Culture Pinotage 2013, Wo Western Cape Bottle
Café Culture Pinotage 2013, Wo Western Cape
Western Cape, South Africa
944371
Man Family Wines Bosstok Pinotage 2012 Bottle
Man Family Wines Bosstok Pinotage 2012
Coastal Region, South Africa
The Grinder Pinotage 2012, Wo Swartland Bottle
The Grinder Pinotage 2012, Wo Swartland
Swartland, South Africa
883991

Pinotage

Pinotage is a red wine grape that is South Africa's signature variety. It was bred there in 1925 as a cross between Pinot noir and Cinsaut. It typically produces deep red varietal wines with smoky, bramble and earthy flavours, sometimes with notes of bananas and tropical fruit, but has been criticized for sometimes smelling of acetone. Pinotage is often blended, and also made into fortified wine and even red sparkling wine.