African Cab Merlot
Grape Varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon | Merlot
Region/Country: Western Cape, South Africa
Bottle Size: 75 CL
Closure Type: Twist Cap
Nose & Palate: An elegant red wine that delivers black cherry, blackberry and plum flavours. The wine is soft, smooth and vibrant with a fruity palate complimented by hints of spice.
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About The Area
South Africa’s vineyards are mostly situated in the Western Cape near the coast. This is the southernmost region of the African continent, and has a Mediterranean type climate and diverse soils perfectly suited to quality grape production.
The 2011 harvest in The Western Cape was warmer and dryer than normal, resulting in lower yields, smaller bunches and consequently riper flavors. These seasonal conditions produced sound fully ripe and healthy grapes, with resultant wines rich soft and generous in flavour.
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