Swartland Reserve Cabernet-Merlot

Swartland Reserve Cabernet-Merlot

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Product Description

Appellation Swartland
Color Red
Grape Varieties Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot
ABV (Alcohol By Volume) 13.5%
Bottle Size (Cl) 75cl
Type of Soil Soil types vary from Hutton, Clovelly, Sandy fernwood, and Kroonstad, but Malmesbury Shale dominates, with small patches of granite and Table Mountain sandstone.
Type Medium-bodied, elegant, good balance
Service Temp 15C°-17C°
Food & Wine Pairing Bobotie with a contemporary twist.

Ruby red, medium intensity. This wine has a ruby centre with lighter meniscus, clear and bright.
Not a very forthcoming nose, no off odours. Spices and red berry fruit flavours.
A complex wine with lots of flavours coming through on the palate. The wine is medium bodied with eucalyptus, red berry fruit, and candy floss, spices, plum and vanilla aromas. A classic wine with elegant intensity and a good balance.