Usana, The Queen's Horses Pinot Gris 750ml 2018

South Africa, Stellenbosch
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R165

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Winshaw Vineyards says that the origin of the name of this wine comes from their great grandfather, Dr. William Charles Winshaw who was born in the USA. He ran away from home when he was 12 years old. During his travels he met Lieutenant McGuiness who was purchasing mules and horses for Queen Victoria’s horses based in South Africa. He couldn’t resist seeing another continent and later travelled with and cared for the mules on their trip to South Africa.

Tasting notes:
'The aging of the wine gives it beautiful depth and a rounded mouth feel. It has lovely white fruit like golden delicious apple and pear on the palate and rounded off with a touch of honey. It has good depth and Pinot Gris is very versatile with food. Made to pair with foods that are slightly richer on the palate like pork, seared salmon and duck.' – Winemaker

Alc: 14% | RS: 1.9 g/L | TA: 4.8 g/L | PH: 3.33

About Usana:
Usana, founded in 2003 by brothers JP and Pierre Winshaw, is located in Klein Welmoed in Stellenbosch. Usana meaning ‘a baby’ or ‘a new beginning’ in Xhosa, represents the start of a new venture for the family. They produce a range of wines as well as pasture-reared beef, lamb and eggs on the Winshaw Family Farm.
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Alcohol 14%
Technical analysis RS: 1.9 g/L | TA: 4.8 g/L | PH: 3.33
Variety Pinot Gris / Grigio
Blend information 100% Pinot Gris
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Producer information Usana, founded in 2003 by brothers JP and Pierre Winshaw, is located in Klein Welmoed in Stellenbosch. Usana meaning 'a baby' or 'a new beginning' in Xhosa, represents the start of a new venture for the family. They produce a range of wines as well as pasture-reared beef, lamb and eggs on the Winshaw Family Farm.
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