A rare Carmenere from the Cape, a grape widely planted in Chile but nearly extinct in its homeland of Bordeaux. This wine shows a Beautiful cherry red color with notes of plum and cherries and a hint of mocha. The taste is full and round with supple tannins that ensure a tight yet persistent and satisfying aftertaste. Lozärn is the pioneer of Carmenère in South Africa. Very unique, with only 8 Hectares in total planted throughout region.
Food Match: grilled red meats and Goulash, savory cumin-spiced dishes
Style: Rich & Juicy, medium to full bodied
Awards: G&G International challenge Double gold, 4.5 Star platters guide
This wine is very different than the typical red wine. Sooo nice! I wish I bought more but there was only one left.