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Heritage Syrah

Leeuwenkuil, Heritage Syrah 2014

R300

37 in stock

Notes

Tasting notes:
The indigenous. Fynbos plants that surround the vineyard, have a huge impact on the flavour profile. Lots of typical Fynbos herbs, thyme, bugu and white pepper then continue onto the palate. Violets, black olives and blue berry flavours add complexity to this lingering wine. Food pairings: de-boned Karoo lamb on a braai or red wine lamb shanks and stews.

This wine has only just been released and has not been reviewed yet. See notes on the previous Platter's 5-star rated vintage:

See here as the top scoring wine in SA Shiraz vs Australia - http://winemag.co.za/hunter-valley-vs-sa-shiraz/

'Black fruit, olives, pepper and spice plus a slight malty quality on the nose. Super-intense on the palate but perhaps not as fresh as it could be as well as being quite drying on the finish, this possibly due to 100% whole-bunch fermentation. A very particular style.' – Christian Eedes, Winemag.co.za
Tasting notes:
The indigenous. Fynbos plants that surround the vineyard, have a huge impact on the flavour profile. Lots of typical Fynbos herbs, thyme, bugu and white pepper then continue onto the palate. Violets, black olives and blue berry flavours add complexity to this lingering wine. Food pairings: de-boned Karoo lamb on a braai or red wine lamb shanks and stews.

This wine has only just been released and has not been reviewed yet. See notes on the previous Platter's 5-star rated vintage:

See here as the top scoring wine in SA Shiraz vs Australia - http://winemag.co.za/hunter-valley-vs-sa-shiraz/

'Black fruit, olives, pepper and spice plus a slight malty quality on the nose. Super-intense on the palate but perhaps not as fresh as it could be as well as being quite drying on the finish, this possibly due to 100% whole-bunch fermentation. A very particular style.' – Christian Eedes, Winemag.co.za
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CE95

Country

ZA

Region

Swartland

Style

Red

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