Oldenburg Vineyards, Barrel Selection Cabernet Franc 2014, Stellenbosch, South Africa
Tasting Note: A gentle, warm-weather cabernet franc with some cool-climate aromatics.
Deep-intensity purple in color, this wine has an aromatic nose of black plum, pencil shavings, lavender and violet.
On the palate the dry, medium-bodied, cabernet franc displays soft, medium tannin and midpalate complexity.
The wine presents soft, red fruit combined with some elegant, midpalate black fruit.
Price: $23 US (February 2018 Currency conversion rate), 275 South African Rand (ZAR)
Tasted: Hotel Room, AM Lodge, Hoedspruit, South Africa
Tasting Date: January 25, 2018