Kanonkop Kadette is inky, black red in colour and bursts with blackberry and raspberry aromas. The wine is spicy and peppery with a smooth, creamy oak-like finish.
Kanonkop Kadette is one of South Africa’s finest wines, beautifully aged and of top-notch quality.
Kanonkop is a wine with a refreshing deep ruby, red colour. It penetrates the nose with aromatic flavours of ripe raspberries, blackcurrant and mocca. On the palate, it rests beautifully with bursting flavours of dark chocolate and blackberry fruit. Kanonkop Kadette has elegant structures with a good length and dry finish.
Winemaker Abrie Beeslar
Varieties 100% Pinotage
Climate Long, cold and wet winter with a slow steady ripening period
Vinification Fermentation takes place in open concrete fermenters @ 28 degrees Celsius. Cap is punched manually after every 2 hours and then the juice drawn off the skins after 3 days.
Food Pairing: Pairs well with pasta, red meat and Asian style dishes.