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The Churchyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2018, Franschhoek Cellar

£9.20 per bottle

About this wine

Franschhoek Cellar Churchyard Cabernet Sauvignon is a wine with great presence and poise.  The 2018 vintage shows blackcurrants and violets on the nose, followed by concentrated dark berry flavours integrated with tobacco and spice from savoury oak, a lovely a rich mouthfeel, and a smooth and juicy-lingering finish.  The Churchyard Cabernet Sauvignon symbolises longevity and evolution with stealth and structure to preserve Franschhoek’s secrets and stories.

Food Pairing: Pair with meaty stews and casseroles, North African tagines, roast beef, your favourite steak or mature cheese.

Ageing potential: Ready for smooth easy drinking enjoyment, yet the structure will allow up to five years bottle maturation.

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Producer Franschhoek Cellar
Category South Africa
Region Western Cape
Grape Cabernet Sauvignon
Bottle Size 75cl
Vegetarian Yes
Vegan Yes

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