Sunday, October 20, 2013

Cape Legends Johannesburg Trade Tasting 2013 wines worth seeking out

Cape Legends with a diverse range of wines showcasing the diversity of regions, districts and ward's of Swartland, Durbanville, Stellenbosch, Paarl, Tulbagh, Groenekloof and Cape Agulhas, recently held their trade tasting in Joburg CBD at Shine Studios in Braamfontein, below are 19 wines worth seeking out from their portfolio, they stood out for their drink ability, freshness, table friendliness, affinity to be paired with a broad variety of food and similarity with key benchmarks, they will certainly please a wide audience of wine lovers! Cheers.

Allesverloren Danie Backyards Blends 2011 82 Points

Earthbound Groenekloof Chenin Blanc 2013 85 Points

Red Escape 2011 85+ Points

Earthbound Groenekloof Pinot Noir 2012 86 Points

Zonnebloem Sauvignon Blanc 2013 86 Points

Earthbound Groenekloof Sauvignon Blanc 2013 87 Points

Uitkyk Simonsberg-Stellenbosch Carlonet 2000 88 Points

Place in the Sun Western Cape Unwooded Chardonnay 2013 89 Points

Theuniskraal Tulbagh Moscato Rose 2013 89 Points

Neethlingshof Stellenbosch Six Flowers 2012 89+ Points

Durbanville Hills Sauvignon Blanc 2013 90 Points

Stellenzicht Stellenbosch Syrah 2002 90 Points

Zonnebloem Limited Edition Stellenbosch Syrah 2008 90 Points

Durbanville Hills Rhinofields Sauvignon Blanc 2013 91 Points

The Beautiful Lady Stellenbosch Gewurztraminer 2012 91 Points

Earthbound Groenekloof Organic, Cabernet Sauvignon 2012 91+ Points

Durbanville Hills Rhinofields Pinotage 2012 92 Points

Fleur du Cap Unfiltered Chardonnay 2012 92 Points

Fleur Du Cap Bergkelder Selection Lazlo 2006 92+ Points