|International Wine & Spirits Competition 2018: Silver Outstanding Medal|
|Tim Atkin MW South Africa Report 2018: 92 points|
£27.20 per bottle
From the stellar 2015 vintage, the Ernie Els Proprietors Syrah immediately shows a deep crimson core and bright purple hue. The nose boasts ripe plums, paired with perfumed aromatics and a whiff of white pepper. A wine with great presence, the palate is inky and bold, laden with blue-berry jam and raspberry compote notes. Hints of charcoal, wet clay, sizzling bacon and star of anise deliver a layered complexity that contrasts the pure fleshy fruit. The finish is towering, building towards a dry, yet focused and rewarding tail.
Ageing potential: The Syrah is impressive now as all the components will knit further over 3 – 5 years and age over the next decade.
|Producer||Ernie Els Wines|
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