Excelsior Shiraz

Full-body red
Blend: 85% Syrah + 15% Petit Verdot

From: South Africa, Robertson Valley
By: Johan Stemmet @ Excelsior

Year:  2015
ABV:  14.0%
SIZE:  75cl
CORK:  Twist
Cellar
Organic not certified
Filtered & fined
8 months in oak
Mild hills
Limestone
Taste
Colour : Deep ruby
Alcohol : Intermediate
Fruit : Intense
Tannin : Smooth
Acidity : Fair
Body : Medium-full
Bouquet
Violet
Black cherry
Spices
Food Match
Veggies
Charcuterie
Beef & lamb
Pork
Poultry
Cheese strong
Chinese
Indian
BBQ & roast
£7.95 including VAT

DESCRIPTION:

Ripe, red wines from South Africa offer a bridge between the old world and the new. This shiraz, grown in the Breede River Valley, is an excellent example of this, showing spicy red and black fruit, with clove, liquorice and vanilla characters. It offers great value for money, and is perfect for pairing with grilled or roasted meats.

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