Backsberg

Pinotage

8.350 ratings
8.34 pro ratings
Paarl, Coastal Region, Western Cape, South Africa
Pinotage
Chili & Hot Spicy, Hard Cheese, Beef, White Rice, Mushrooms, Pork, Venison, Potato, Tomato-Based, Pungent Cheese, Lamb, Pasta, Salami & Prosciutto, Onion, Shallot, Garlic
Top Notes For
Geoff Troup

Sales Eder Brothers, Cellar Fine Wines

8.5

Smokey, humming acid, and tight burnt hair quality.

Smokey, humming acid, and tight burnt hair quality.

Nov 2nd, 2017
Oleg Lebedev

Отличное вино на каждый день!

Отличное вино на каждый день!

1 person found it helpfulJul 7th, 2014
Greg Ballington

Co-Founder of Millennial Drinkers Wine Blog

8.4

Deep garnet red. Attack of bret mixed in with bitter cocoa and red berries. Light bodied and light tannins (4.5/10). Medium finish with notes of dark cocoa and something a little like medicinal notes. Drink till 2018.

Deep garnet red. Attack of bret mixed in with bitter cocoa and red berries. Light bodied and light tannins (4.5/10). Medium finish with notes of dark cocoa and something a little like medicinal notes. Drink till 2018.

May 20th, 2017
Allary Rayne

Too flat for my taste.

Too flat for my taste.

Nov 11th, 2017
Lauren Schoen

Bright at first, but Falls really flat.

Bright at first, but Falls really flat.

Nov 10th, 2017
Karen L

Smooth full bodied pinotage from South Africa easy drinking

Smooth full bodied pinotage from South Africa easy drinking

Sep 23rd, 2017
Laura Purdy

Simon likes it... so do I. Big, bold and earthy. I could drink this everyday.

Simon likes it... so do I. Big, bold and earthy. I could drink this everyday.

May 12th, 2017
Arina Rozhdestvenskaya

Известь с чёрной смородиной.

Известь с чёрной смородиной.

Feb 5th, 2017
Julien Schmitz

White pepper and smoked meat. Plum.

White pepper and smoked meat. Plum.

Nov 20th, 2016
Gustavo Nogueira

Young, with a light body and lacking in complexity. Had the 2014 vintage.

Young, with a light body and lacking in complexity. Had the 2014 vintage.

Apr 2nd, 2016