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Hamilton Russell Vineyards 2014 Pinot Noir

Our low-vigour, stony, clay-rich soil, cool maritime mesoclimate, naturally tiny yields of well under 35 hl/ha and our philosophy of expressing our terroir in our wines – give rise to a certain tightness, tannin line and elevated length to balance the richness and generosity of our Pinot noir. Our Pinot noir is not overtly fruity, soft and “sweet” and it generally shows hints of that alluring savoury “primal” character along with a dark, spicy, complex primary fruit perfume.

 Producer Hamilton Russell Vineyards
 Region Western Cape
 Country South Africa
 Varietals Pinot Noir
 Alcohol 13.5% alc/vol
 Vintage 2014

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Hermanus, Western Cape, South Africa Hermanus, Western Cape, South Africa

Hamilton Russell Vineyards – one of the most southerly wine Estates in Africa and one of the closest to the sea – pioneered viticulture and winemaking in the beautiful, cool, maritime Hemel-en-Aarde Valley appellation, just behind the old fishing village of Hermanus.   The Estate specialises in...

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