Nederburg ’The Manor’ Cabernet Sauvignon
- Vintage: 2018
- Origin: Western Cape, South Africa
- Taste guide: Colour: Deep ruby red with purple highlights. Nose: Blackcurrant, cassis, and chocolate aromas with nuances of oak in the background. Palate: Ripe, showcasing blackberry and currant, mocha and a hint of oak spice with firm, but supple tannins. Lush finish and a round lingering finish. Oaked for 12 months to give the smooth and oak spice finish.
- Food match: This is a well-structured wine with a rich and generous palate. It is perfect for pairing with grilled meats, hearty stews, and chocolate desserts.
- 75cl - 13.5% - screwcap
1791 was the year that Philippus Wolvaart arrived in The Cape, laying the foundation for what is now South Africa's most prized name in wine.
Grapes are sourced from Paarl and Wellington vineyards in the Western Cape, planted on granitic soils with southerly-facing slopes. Upon completion of the malolactic fermentation, the wine is matured in oak for a period of approximately 12 months.
Great value for circa £7, this wine has a retail of nearly £10.