Babylonstoren, Babel Red Blend 2016, Western Cape, South Africa
Tasting Note: A red blend with juicy, ripe fruit and bite.
Deep-intensity purple in color, this wine has a nose of red and black plum, raspberry, violet and red currant.
On the palate the dry, full-bodied, red blend has velvety, medium-plus tannin, and pronounced flavor concentration primarily tilted towards black fruit.
The wine has some midpalate complexity.
Price: $11 US (February 2018 Currency conversion rate), 135 South African Rand (ZAR)
Tasted: Babylonstoren Winery Tasting Room, Franschhoek, South Africa
Tasting Date: January 21, 2018