Rainbow's End Cabernet Sauvignon 2012, Wo Banghoek, Stellenbosch

Cabernet Sauvignon Cabernet Sauvignon
Stellenbosch, South Africa

$20.95 (425884)

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October 03, 2015

Critic Reviews (2)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is from a high altitude sub-region of Stellenbosch. It is very concentrated, fragrant and well structured with...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

A lovely dry, savory cabernet with a very smoky palate. Notes of earth, coffee and notes of meat and wild mushroom....

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Community Reviews (1)

Edward Rasiulis
Edward Rasiulis

Quality, complexity, juicy, full force, delicious all at a great price

Description: Dark ruby in colour with a medium+ intense nose. This wine features cedar, blackcurrants, blackberry, dark cherry, plum, anise, cassis, eucalyptus, thyme, turmeric, coffee, mushrooms, spinach and violets on the nose. Full body with medium+ tannins, good acidity and a long length.

Negatives: None

Interesting Note: The grapes are hand picked, unfiltered and no fining

Drink now or in the next 3 years on its own or pair it with Broiled Marinated Hanger Steak with grilled butternut squash.

Tasted: 30 March 2016

Best buy

Score: 9/10, Value: 9+/10(Sale price: 9.5+/10) Total: 18+/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4

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