Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Diemersfontein Carpe Diem Malbec Reserve 2011 89+ Points

Wellington district have consistently produces South Africa’s best expression of Malbec, they are the undisputed leader, and Diemersfontein is one of the top 2, have always delivered an engaging offering, elegant, tight ripe tannins, fresh, good length.
Alcohol: moderate plus | 13.5 % abv
Origin: Wellington
Notes: plum pudding | red fruits| spicy
Ideal drinking occasions: wedding
Serve with: roast beef

Drink: now until 2017+