The Last Elephant 2019, Franschhoek Cellar

£35.00 per bottle

About this wine

Franschhoek Cellar The Last Elephant is a red wine blended from the best batches the winery can produce every year (Merlot 48%, Cabernet Sauvignon 28%, Malbec
12% and Cabernet Franc 12%).  An iron fist in a velvet glove, this small-production wine is boldly expressive and well-rounded. The nose brims with moreish dark fruit, showing blackcurrants, cherries, mulberries along with cedar wood, lead pencil and cigar box aromas. These develop in the glass and are joined by raspberry, spice and a hint of gaminess on the palate. The flavours are powerful but elegant, with fine tannins that continue to soften in the glass. A wine that lives up to the mystical legacy of the gentle giants that once roamed the mountains of the Cape Winelands.  This wine is a tribute to the last elephant that was seen departing the Franschhoek Valley in the late 19th century.

Ageing potential: Enjoy over the next decade and beyond.

Alcohol: 14% ABV

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Producer Franschhoek Cellar
Category South Africa
Region Stellenbosch
Colour Red
Grape Red Blend
Bottle Size 75cl
Vegetarian Yes
Vegan Yes

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