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Babylonstoren Shiraz 2016 – Well Made with Flavor Intensity

Babylonstoren, Shiraz 2016, Western Cape, South Africa, Wine Casual

Babylonstoren, Shiraz 2016, Western Cape, South Africa

Tasting Note: A well-made shiraz that shows ripe, black fruit and flavor intensity.

Deep-intensity purple in color, this wine has an aromatic nose of violet, lavender, black plum, blackberry and raspberry preserve.

On the palate the dry, full-bodied shiraz has ripe, velvety, medium-plus tannin with pronounced flavor intensity.

There is also black pepper, ripe black fruit, flavor depth and balance between the fruit and tannin structure.

Rating: 93 points
Price: $18 US (February 2018 Currency conversion rate), 220 South African Rand (ZAR)
Alcohol: 14.2%
Tasted: Babylonstoren Winery Tasting Room, Franschhoek, South Africa
Tasting Date: January 21, 2018

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