Wine Linton Park, "The Rhino" Pinotage, 2011
The wine is characterized by an attractive ruby color.
The taste of wine is filled with soft fruit notes, pleasant sweetness and spicy undertones. The finish is long.
The aromatic bouquet of wine abounds with tones of ripe cherries and strawberries, which are complemented by nuances of spice and pleasant floral notes.
Experts recommend drink this wine as an aperitif, paired with red meat, game, poultry, spicy dishes and even sushi.
Vintage 2011 was awarded a bronze medal by "Decanter" in 2012 and the title of "Best Value Awards" in 2013.
Winery and Cellars Company Linton Park situated in a very picturesque place called Slangrivier (Snake River). Slengriver - a farm in the Western Cape, which was provided in 1699 by Willem Adriaan van der Stel (the then Governor of the Cape of Good Hope), Frenchman Louis Fourie. Louis, in turn, are planted vineyards and established the first wine. Vineyards grow on the company's rich soil slopes Groenberg, at an altitude of 500 meters above sea level, where there has been sufficient rainfall and cooler temperatures that provides the vines all the necessary conditions for rest before next spring and vine blossom. The farm covers 294 hectares, 100 of which are reserved for the cultivation of noble grape varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz, Merlot, Pinotage, Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc. In 1995, the farm was completely restored, updated equipment in the production and in the cellars.