Saturday, March 30, 2013

2006 Groot Constantia Estate Gouverneurs Reserve 90 Points

Garnet hue with slight brown rim.

Clean, high intensity with ripe complex layers if dark red fruits, cassis liqueur, complex oaking.
Dry with moderate plus acidity, fresh and elegant, full ripe texture with moderate plus alcohol of 13.5% abv, excellent purity of fruit follows through, plush tannins, cedar wood complexity, vanilla, spicy pepper farewell, persistent. Now until 2020