Franschhoek Cellar ‘Baker Station’ Shiraz 2016 Western Cape South Africa

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Notes of mulberry, plum, pepper and modest oak spice. The palate shows soft ripe tannins, providing a well-structured & balanced juicy finish along with generous length. 


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Description

With similar fortitude and endurance that finds synergy with our Shiraz, Franschhoek’s well preserved original station building is reminiscent of the work of the lauded British architect, Sir Herbert Baker. The charming building follows Cape Dutch revival lines with its unmistakable gable and form.

Deep ruby with notes of mulberry, plum, pepper and modest oak spice. The palate shows soft ripe tannins that provide a well structured and balanced juicy finish along with generous length. 

Service and Cellaring Best served at between 16°C and 18°C as a great match to spicy sausages, smoked meats, roast venison, duck confit or mature cheddar or blue veined cheese. Full-bodied and generous for delicious drinking immediately with the structure to last well for up to 5 years in the bottle.



Franschhoek Cellar

Franschhoek Cellar was originally a co-operative wine producer for a community of grape farmers in the magnificent Franschhoek Valley. Now operating as a private cellar, delivering fantastic quality wines with distinctive personality and character, which emphasises the grace and charm of their French Huguenot roots.


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Name Franschhoek Cellar ‘Baker Station’ Shiraz 2016 Western Cape South Africa
Description

With similar fortitude and endurance that finds synergy with our Shiraz, Franschhoek’s well preserved original station building is reminiscent of the work of the lauded British architect, Sir Herbert Baker. The charming building follows Cape Dutch revival lines with its unmistakable gable and form.

Deep ruby with notes of mulberry, plum, pepper and modest oak spice. The palate shows soft ripe tannins that provide a well structured and balanced juicy finish along with generous length. 

Service and Cellaring Best served at between 16°C and 18°C as a great match to spicy sausages, smoked meats, roast venison, duck confit or mature cheddar or blue veined cheese. Full-bodied and generous for delicious drinking immediately with the structure to last well for up to 5 years in the bottle.



Franschhoek Cellar

Franschhoek Cellar was originally a co-operative wine producer for a community of grape farmers in the magnificent Franschhoek Valley. Now operating as a private cellar, delivering fantastic quality wines with distinctive personality and character, which emphasises the grace and charm of their French Huguenot roots.


Country of Production
Price £8.99
Colour Red
Type Still table wine
Profile spicy
Country South Africa
Region Stellenbosch
Appellation No
Grapes Syrah
ABV 14.00%
Closure screw cap
Vintage 2015
Awards No
Points No
Bottle size Bottle 75cl
Drink from - until No
Wine Maker No
Producer Franschhoek Cellar
Food matching No
Featured Product No