Cape Reserve Shiraz/Mourvedre
Type: Red wine
Varietal: Shiraz, Mourvedre
Origin: Paarl, South Africa
Tasting notes: The nose is spicy with a hint of white pepper, cloves, fresh pipe tobacco and violets. The palate shows tones of mulberries, cherries and fynbos, while the structure is broad with delicate tannins and a fresh aftermath.
Silky smooth with a lingering finish….
About this wine: The grapes are harvested from 16 year old vineyards on a seven wired trellised system in the Paarl area. The soils are deep and strong in structure. Little to no irrigation is used in this vineyard of block, thus relying on winter rainfall.