Category: Red Wine
Location LCBO Vintages
Country: South Africa
Format: 750 mL
Alcohol: 13.5% Alcohol/Vol.
An elegant & delicious Chard that shows like it’s double it’s cost
Description: Bright rich gold in colour with a medium nose. This wine features medium toasted oak, lemon pie, peach, mango, oak spice, vanilla, crème brûlée and Easter Lily on the nose. Full body with good acidity and a long length.
Negatives: Some heat from the 13.5% alcohol
Interesting Note: Lanzerac was established in 1692, is one of the oldest wineries in the Cape.
Drink now or in the next 5 years on its own or pair it with Lobster Medallions with Lemon Butter Wine Sauce.
Tasted: 18 January 2016
Score: 9/10, Value: 9+/10 Total: 18+/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4+