Saturday, May 3, 2014

Slowine Shiraz 2012 69 Points

Slightly more fruit that the merlot, but nevertheless too much extraction and advanced color development for such a young wine means there is something fundamentally wrong with the wine making or fruit provenance, very high alcohol follows through!
Alcohol: very high| 14.5 %abv

Origin: Western Cape Blends

Notes: prunes| blackberry | cocoa | spicy | toast

Ideal drinking occasions: winter time

Serve with: perfect for mother in laws!

Drink: now until 2015