(From 2003 Vintage) Iconic claret-style red & one of SA’s most famous wines. Longevity enhanced by 69% cabernet component with 19% merlot and 12% cabernet franc in usual cohort roles. Captures vintage charm: elegantly expressive blackberry/cassis fruit, smoky oak accompaniment with hint clove.
Wine & SpiritsLovely youthful nose, excellent bright ripe fruit; cassis; powerful and rich tannins. Bery good weight in the mouth. Fruit seamless showing excellent blending. Very long finish.
Wine EnthusiastRating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast