Thursday, October 31, 2013

Thelema Mountain Vineyard Mountain Red 2011 89 Points

Judicious blend of 7 varieties with near equal part of Cabernet Sauvignon and Shiraz peppered with Grenache Noir, Petit Verdot, Merlot and Cabernet Franc, expressive, perfect for cooler days sipping.

Alcohol: very high | 14.5 % abv

Origin: Western Cape

Notes: cassis | plums | mocha | chocolate| toast

Ideal drinking occasions: winter time

Serve with: prego rolls

Drink: now until 2019