Saurwein NOM Elandskloof Pinot Noir 2019Regular price £45.00
Only 5 barrels of this heavenly wine were produced by star winemaker Jessica Saurwein. Red and black cherry, rose hip, earthy savoury aromatics, cocoa, typical and unique orange rind character imparted by the vineyard site. On the palate Red and black cherry fruit, hibiscus, umami, roasted chestnuts, velvety tannins, balanced acidity. We're in love with this beautiful wine!
Country: South Africa
Region: Kaaimansgat Vineyard, Elandskloof Valley, Villiersdorp
Grapes: Pinot Noir
Food Matches: Baked goats cheese, French cuisine, North Indian mild curries, Asian-style dishes, fish, red meat stews, poultry and especially duck.
Nom stands for nombulelo (gratitude in “Xhosa”) and Nomkhubulwane (a forgotten African goddess of agriculture). Situated at 700m altitude, the vineyard is a place where gratitude is instilled and tales appear.