Deep red colour with purple edges. On the nose a variety of dark fruit flavours, plums, ripe cherry. Long finish and subtle oak spices. Good tannic backbone. 12 months of wood maturation in a combination of second and third-fill French and American oak.
Grilled lamb and poultry; oriental cuisine, with spices or chutneys. Red meat, baked or grilled.
About the winery:
Fleur du Cap has established itself as a quality winery. The beautiful manor house based in Somerset West serves as a symbol for this Distell brand. The grapes are sourced all over the Western Cape, which is the reason why a superb quality can be obtained. Moreover, Fleur du Cap respects nature, and you can taste it! The Unfiltered range is a statement of quality.
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