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Avontuur Estate Wine Baccarat 2012 – Accentuates Floral Elements

Avontuur Estate Wine, Baccarat 2012, Stellenbosch, South Africa, Wine Casual

Avontuur Estate Wine, Baccarat 2012, Stellenbosch, South Africa

Tasting Note: A soft, Bordeaux-blend-styled red blend that accentuates the floral elements in the cabernet franc-based blend.

Deep-intensity purple in color this wine has a nose of black plum, raspberry, black cherry, cedar, violet and blossom.

On the palate the dry, medium-plus bodied wine has soft, ripe, medium-plus tannin with a smooth texture and fruit suggested on the nose.

There is balance between the black fruit and floral elements.

Bottle Note: A blend of cabernet franc, cabernet sauvignon and merlot. Enjoy now or over the next 7 years. Perfect with robust red meat or venison dishes.

Rating: 92 points
Price: $19 US (February 2018 Currency conversion rate), 230 South African Rand (ZAR)
Alcohol: 14%
Tasted: Avontuur Estate Wine Tasting Room, Stellenbosch, South Africa
Tasting Date: January 16, 2018

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