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Tim Atkin MW South Africa Report 2018: 95 points

Single Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2015, Rust en Vrede

£78.00 per bottle

About this wine

Established in 1694, Rust en Vrede is proud to be part of a remarkable three hundred year old wine tradition. Since 1977 the Engelbrecht family has specialized in the exclusive production of red wine, with the focus on Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. The 2015 Single Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon shows notes of crème de cassis, aniseed and deep black fruits.  This wine is full of primary fruit aromas, whilst the palate leads onto a savoury feel with flavours of tobacco leaf, black forest cake and dark caramel from the oak influence.  The finish is complex and lingering with a full mid palate and dry tannin structure.

Ageing Potential: 10 to 15 years

Serving temperature: 14 to 16° Celsius.

Very Limited Stock!

 

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Producer Rust en Vrede
Category Gifts & More
Region Stellenbosch
Colour Red
Grape Cabernet Sauvignon
Bottle Size 75cl

Delivery

Available for delivery within 10 working days.

Delivery within mainland UK is free for orders over £75.00.

 

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