This red Bordeaux blend was first released in 1987 and quickly established itself as one of the top South African Wines. The Grapes are sourced from the oldest, most established vineyards on the warwick estate. aromatics include red cherries and jasmine supported by dried herbs. On the palate, red fruit flavours dominate with support of tones of leather and dried thyme.
Tim Atkin MW
“Increasingly dominated by Cabernet Franc, and all the better for it, this is a three-way blend with Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. Herbal, saline and refreshing, it’s a nuanced red with appealing focus and brightness, good texture and deftly handled 50% new wood. A superb 2017. 95 points”.