Medium purple red colour, strong aroma of black berry with violets and cedar. Integrated oak: 10% spent 14 months in new French oak, the balance in 2nd, 3rd and 4th fill. 58% Shiraz and 42% Cabernet. Elegance typical for Elgin area.
Lamb, riz de veau or sweetbread and baked foie gras, medium sauces.
About the winery:
Neil Ellis is rightly called the mentor of South African wines. Together with his son Warren he is responsible for an impressive portfolio of wines synonymous to quality, elegance and value for money. Their Sauvignon Blancs rank among the top of the world. Or do you indulge in savouring one of their outstanding reserve cuvées from the Vineyard Selection Range?
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