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Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2012, Waterford Estate

£58.75 per bottle

About this wine

Waterford Estate Cabernet Sauvignon has been produced for over two decades, and has systematically increased in quality, more consistently expressing the terroir of the Helderberg Mountains. The 2012 vintage provides more elegant aromatics and structure compared to 2011, but is still true to the Helderberg terroir. The wine is shows clean earthy, cold stone tones with strong red berry fruit. The wine is elegantly structured with your typical tight and dry structure which finishes with great balance.

Ageing potential: The wine will age and develop harmoniously for 6 to 15 years from vintage.

Food pairing: With classical earthy and savoury characteristics along with a dry tannin structure this wine pairs well with classic red meat dishes seasoned with cracked sea salt and other savoury dishes.

Alcohol: 13.9% ABV

 

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Producer Waterford Estate
Category South Africa
Region Stellenbosch
Colour Red
Grape Cabernet Sauvignon
Bottle Size 75cl
Vegetarian Yes
Vegan Yes

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