Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Kanonkop Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 1993 94 Points

Color holding very well, garnet rim, plush and elegant, tertiary Medoc like character, herbaceous but not green, savoury, a revelation indeed for a 20+ years Simonsberg – Stellenbosch red, as fresh as a daisy with amazing purity, minty freshness, impressive length, benchmark South African Cabernet.
Alcohol: moderate | 13%abv

Origin: Simonsberg - Stellenbosch

Notes: preserved blackcurrant | cassis | spicy | olive | cigar

Ideal drinking occasions: very special occasions

Serve with: roasted veal rack

Drink: now until 2020+