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Proprietor’s Syrah 2014, Ernie Els Wines

£27.20 per bottle

About this wine

With a genuinely classical slant, Ernie Els’ Proprietor’s Syrah pitches at a superior level. It is glossy and complete, full of rich lavendar and parma-violet flavours. A firm backbone ensures longevity yet the intensity of forward fruit draws the taster in. A dash of white Viognier adds a yellow plum note on the nose, just as it does in Côte-Rôtie. A beautiful foil to this five star Syrah.

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Producer Ernie Els Wines
Category South Africa
Region Stellenbosch
Grape Syrah/Shiraz
Bottle Size 75cl

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