PUREBRED RED

R75.00

Appearance: Blackish plum in colour Aroma: Ripe blackcurrants a plummy fruit. Soft ripe tannins balance toasty oak aromas and sweet fruit flavours. Palate: Good structure with soft, clean finish.

Download Tasting Notes Here

Category:

Excelsior’s long-standing philosophy is that great wines are made in the vineyards and perfected in the cellar. This lovely red blend is no exception. It is blackish plum in color with aromas of ripe blackcurrants and plummy fruit.

VINTAGE CONDITIONS
A cool season and moderate weather conditions in the Robertson area during harvest time slowed down ripening, which gave vines the opportunity to develop stunning flavor and color in this year’s crop. We can expect some good wines from this vintage.

Blend: 75% Malbec. 25% Merlot

ANALYSIS
Alcohol: 14.09%
Acidity: 6.4 g/l
pH: 3.58
Residual sugar: 2.2 g/l

WINEMAKER’S NOTES
Subtle flavors of lemon and peaches linger on a complex palate. Full-bodied elegance makes this a wine of substance.

FOOD PAIRING BY IN-HOUSE CHEF
Spring rack of lamb, shank or leg of lamb served pink with fresh herbs
or spring vegetables.

0
Your Cart
  • No products in the cart.