Sunday, April 6, 2014

Guardian Peak Frontier Cabernet Sauvignon 2012 92 Points

Red wine number two to stock up prior to this winter, current released, ticking all the right box of a fragrant Cabernet with juicy, plush tannins, quite concentrated in style with bright freshness lending a crunchy feels to the overall structure, perfect on it’s own, yet better with your favorite winter meal, punches way above it’s trade price ( R59.90 ex VAT ) for the quality, hence an extra 1 points, great wine lists option to consider!
Alcohol: high | 14 %abv

Origin: Western Cape blends

Notes: cassis | blackcurrant | mint | tobacco | cedar

Ideal drinking occasions: winter time

Serve with: rosemary marinated grilled lamb shoulder

Drink: now until 2019