Lynx, Xanache 2016, Franschhoek, South Africa
Tasting Note: A Bordeaux-styled red blend that displays elegant winemaking.
Deep-intensity purple in color, this wine has an aromatic nose of black plum, raspberry, violet and blossom.
On the palate the dry, smooth-bodied red blend has ripe, aromatic, perfumed fruit along with ripe, well-integrated, medium tannin.
Bottle Note: Total production – 10 barrels. 35% cabernet sauvignon, 25% cabernet franc, 20% merlot, 20% petit verdot.
Price: $11 US (February 2018 Currency conversion rate), 130 South African Rand (ZAR)
Tasted: Lynx Winery Tasting Room, Franschhoek, South Africa
Tasting Date: January 22, 2018