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South AfricaAfrica

Winemaker's Notes

(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.

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine & Spirits
    Lovely 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 Enthusiast
    Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast
  • Wine Spectator