FALSE BAY ‘OLD SCHOOL’ SYRAH, COASTAL REGION

£9.85

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Description

VITICULTURE

The grapes for False Bay Old School Syrah stem primarily from two vineyards in Stellenbosch. The attraction to these coastal, vineyards were the cooler temperatures and low yields of small, naturally balanced and concentrated berries.

WINEMAKING

OAK TREATMENT

Yes

TASTING NOTE

Wild yeast fermentation, low yields and ageing in large French oak foudre are what defines this savoury and appealing Syrah. Full yet elegant with bramble fruits and also some earth and meaty aromas. The palate is structured and well balanced with fine tannins and a refreshing natural acidity.

FOOD MATCHING

Ideal with spicy dishes, red meats and rich Mediterranean dishes.

TECHNICAL DESCRIPTION

  • Blend: 100% Syrah>
  • ABV: 14%
  • Closure: Screw Cap
  • Colour: Red
  • Style: Still wine
  • Suitable for Vegetarians: Yes
  • Suitable for Vegans: Yes
  • Organic: Sustainable
  • Biodynamic: No

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