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Survivor Pinotage 2018, Wo Swartland Bottle Survivor Pinotage 2018, Wo Swartland

Swartland, South Africa
15746

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Ken Forrester Petit Pinotage 2019, Wo Stellenbosch Bottle Ken Forrester Petit Pinotage 2019, Wo Stellenbosch

Stellenbosch, South Africa
631564

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Klippenkop Pinotage 2018, Wo Robertson Bottle Klippenkop Pinotage 2018, Wo Robertson

Robertson, South Africa
12428

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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.