Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Windmeul Kelder Paarl Cabernet Sauvignon 2009 79 Points

Medium clear, cherry red garnet hue with brown rim, advanced color evolution, clean, medium  plus intensity, very ripe, stewed red fruit, raisin, dried blackcurrant and cassis, leathery, rich, high alcohol noticeable, prunes, powerful oak, showy style.

Dry with residual sugar, rich, low plus acidity, lacking energy, medium tannin, very high alcohol (14.5%) rich, plush, full bodied, warming glow, fat, tad over extracted, now until 2017, if you want to keep!