Tokara Director's Reserve Red

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SKU
TODI-RERE-2016
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Product Name Qty
TODI-RERE-2016-1-750-DP
1 x 750ml
£32.70
TODI-RERE-2016-6-750-DP
6 x 750ml
Special Price £186.00 Regular Price £196.20
Flavours of dark cherries, blackberries and ripe plum skin. There is a hint of spice on the mid-palate which leads to fine, firm tannins on the finish.
  •   Stellenbosch, South Africa
  •   Hearty Red
  •   Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec, Merlot, Petit Verdot
  •   2016

Situated 50km to the east of Table Mountain, the Tokara “home farm” is rested on the Simonsberg side of the Banghoek Valley, at elevations of between 350m and 550m. Soil profiles are of weathered sandstone and decomposed granite, the combination lending structure, perfume and longevity to our wines. Their Highlands vineyard lies to the south of Stellenbosch in Elgin, a cool-climate area atop Sir Lowry’s Pass. Soils are predominantly Table Mountain sandstone imparting an ethereal scent to their Chardonnay and Sauvignon blanc.

This wine has a stunning depth of colour. The nose displays intense aromas of red and black fruits with hints of dried herbs, baking spice and graphite. The wine enters the palate with amazing clarity. The flavours are those of dark cherries, blackberries and ripe plum skin. There is a hint of spice on the mid-palate which leads to fine, firm tannins on the finish.

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  Bottle size 750
  Duty Paid / In Bond Duty Paid
  Vintage 2016
  Country South Africa
  Region Stellenbosch
  Grape Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec, Merlot, Petit Verdot
  Wine Type Red wines
  Wine Style Hearty Red
  Winemaking Sustainable farming, Vegetarian wines
  Oak Strongly Oaked
  Drinkability Drink now
  Sweetness Dry
  Food Match Pasta - Pizza alla Puttanesca, Pasta - Spaghetti Carbonara, Pasta - Truffle & Porcini Tagliolini, Red Meat - Beef bourguignon, Red Meat - Braised Aardvark
  Abv 14.5%

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