Abundant aromas of plums, vanille and gently roasted spices. Sweetly ripe fruit, laced with chocolate and spice. Supple oak tannins and bright acidity, leading to a full, dry and savoury finish. The grapes are hand-picked in small crates. Aged in 25% new French oak for 12 months. Blend of 54% Syrah, 45% Cabernet and 1% Petit Verdot.
Fried or grilled red meat or ground game, with spicy sauces.
About the winery:
Anwilka is based at the south end of Stellenbosch, a few kilometres away from False Bay and the Atlantic Ocean. This valued closeness to the sea provides a specific microclimate that produces rich and focused wines of an elegance unsurpassed by others in the region.
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