AA Badenhorst Family Wines Red Blend 2011
Category: Red blends, shiraz/syrah-based
2011 even better than 2010 (3.5 stars). Only large old oak for shiraz-led 5-way blend (with drop pinotage); spicy, with ‘oystershell’ minerality & a bracing seaside rockpool freshness. Graceful 12.5% alcohol.
Wine tasted by Cathy van Zyl.