Thelma

Cost: $28.95 (Clearance $23.20)
Grape Variety: Cabernet Sauvignon
Category: Red wine
Location Bought: LCBO Vintages
Country: South Africa
Region: Stellenbosch
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Thelema Mountain Vineyards
Alcohol: 14% Alcohol/Vol.

A solid Cab that will only get better with age and for under $30, but even better at the clearance price

Description: Dark ruby in colour with a medium+ intense nose. This wine features cedar, blackcurrants, blueberry, blackberry, plums, dark cherry, turmeric, pencil shavings, tobacco leaves, eucalyptus and leather. Full body with medium+ tannins, good acidity and a long length

Negatives: None

Drink now or in the next 7-10 years on its own or pair it with Beef Wellington

Tasted: 14 Aug 2014

Score: 9/10, Value: 9/10 Total: 18/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4

LCBO: 949305

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