Fresh berries with mulberry and currants being prominent, hints of cherry nougat and well integrated spice on the nose. Soft elegant mouthfeel with well integrated tannins, delicious cherry and berry notes on
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|Blend||73% Syrah, 16% Carignan, 10% Grenache, 1% Viognier|
Farmed dry-land, thus not irrigated. The grapes were handpicked early morning and cooled overnight. Hand-sorted, only the best grapes were used. Grapes were either whole bunch pressed or partially destemmed. Carbonic maceration was also used on part of the wines. 11 month aging in 500l French oak barrels, 5000l foudres and concrete tanks. Wine was blended and bottled after 11 months. This is a complex Swartland terroir-driven wine.