Category: Red Wine
Location: LCBO Vintages
Country: South Africa
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Jordan Winery
Alcohol: 14.5% Alcohol/Vol.
Lots of blackcurrants and greens
Description: Medium ruby to garnet in colour with an intense nose. This wine features cedar, blackcurrants, plum, tobacco, dried herbs, asparagus, green peppers, eucalyptus, cassis, black olives, black tea. Medium+ body with medium tannin, good acidity and a long length.
Negatives: A touch hot from the 14.5%
Interesting Note: Disgorgement in 2015 with 60% from 2011 and 20% from 2009/2010 and aged 36 months in the bottle.
Drink now or in the next 5 of years on its own or pair it with Bison Ribeye with Roasted Garlic and Crispy Potatoes.
Tasted: 23 May 2017
Score: 8.5/10, Value: 8.5/10, Total: 117/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3.5