Rustenberg Rm Nicholson 2013, Wo Stellenbosch

Red Blend Red Blend
Stellenbosch, South Africa

$19.95 (278390)

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February 06, 2016

Critic Reviews (3)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a quite stylish, slim yet full flavoured young cabernet. A bit sinewy but with an effort to calm and refine...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

A firm and flavourful, quite intensely concentrated red blend here (Shiraz, merlot and cabernet sauvignon) from...

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Michael Godel
Michael Godel

A Shiraz, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon blend of chaste class and haute style, if decidedly warm and ripe. The...

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Community Reviews (1)

Michael Loken
Michael Loken

I purchased this as I was so impressed with the Rustenberg Merlot (#404194). This wine has a full nose loaded with leather, tobacco, savory herbs and dark fruit. The wine has moderate length and, as Dave Lawrason described, a very tea-like finish. However, i just did not come together in the elegant and composed way that I wanted it to; it was a big rough around the edges.

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