Tuesday, 17 November 2009

TN : Vergelegen Red 2003, Stellenbosch, South Africa

This wine is a blend of 76% Cabernet Sauvignon, 16% Merlot, and 8% Cabernet Franc. Andre Van Rensburg was the winemaker.

Vergelegen means situated "far away". It was granted to the Governor of the Cape in 1700.

This wine was imported by VinUnic AB.

Colour : Dark blackcurrant, red

Aroma : Blackcurrant, plums, herbs

Taste : Cedar, cassis, plums, toast, talcum powder finish, tastes like a good quality Bordeaux containing some Cabernet Franc in the blend

Alcohol : 14.5%

Price : 299 SEK

Mark : B

Website : Vergelegen
Website : VinUnic

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