Mini Cart

  • No products in the cart.

Rickety Bridge Shiraz 2017

£12.45

In Stock

Opulent dark forest fruits with spice, white pepper and dark chocolate. More...

All deliveries are £7.95, except Selected Cases where delivery is included

Opulent dark forest fruits with spice, white pepper and dark chocolate.

More Info

Tasting Notes: Opulent dark forest fruit with aromatic notes of spice, white pepper and dark chocolate. The palate is textured and layered, showing elegance and refined structure with supple velvety tannins. Fresh, juicy and balanced acidity, subtle oak with hints of clove and mulberry lingers on the finish.  

Grapes selected from Franschhoek, Wellington and Breede River Valley vineyards. Well-manicured and settled vines yielding 6-7 tons/ha. Grapes where harvested by hand between 24 - 25.5˚ Balling with good harvesting conditions throughout. Harvesting of the four respective vineyards 12 February and the 6 April 2014.  The end of the fermentation and malolactic fermentation took place in small French oak barrels. The wine was matured in 20% new and 80% older barrels for a total maturation time of 22 months before blending for bottling.

Cellar for up to 8 years.

Food Match : Game, spare ribs, rack of lamb, roast beef

ABV: 14%

Grape : Shiraz

Producer : Rickety Bridge - Wynand Grobler

Country : Franschhoek, South Africa

We use cookies to improve your experience on our website. By browsing this website, you agree to our use of cookies.