OLIFANTSBERG SYRAH 2017
This wine delivers a complex array of flavours of red and dark current berries, beautiful sweet aromas of violets layered by hints of liquorice and pepper. The palate has a refined taste with balanced acidity and tannins.
- Vintage: 2017
- Alcohol: 13.5%
- Grape(s): Syrah
- Region/appellation: THE BREEDEKLOOF VALLEY
- Ratings: Platter’s – 94, Tim Atkin – 93
- Volume: 750 ml
- SKU: 6009819420430
Fermentation with up to 30% whole bunches took place in open top fermenters. The grapes were basket pressed into barrels and foudres. Maturation took place in barrels and foudres (10% new french oak) for a further 10 months.