Franschhoek Cellar ‘The Churchyard’ Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 Western Cape South Africa

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Deep crimson with intense blackcurrants and violets on the nose, there are also notes of currant and mulberry fruit along with attractive savoury oak spice. The palate is smooth with good weight and balance, this really is a great example of a new world Cab. 

Description

Franschhoek’s original cemetery is the final resting place of the original Huguenot families until the turn of the 20th century. The legacy of our ancestors endures on the engraved tombstones. Our Cabernet Sauvignon symbolises longevity and evolution with stealth and structure to preserve Franschhoek’s secrets and stories.

Deep crimson with intense blackcurrants and violets on the nose, there are also notes of currant and mulberry fruit along with attractive savoury oak spice. The palate is smooth with good weight and balance, this really is a great example of a new world Cab. 

Service and Cellaring Best served at 16°C for delicious drinking with or without food. Great with steak and chops, oxtail stew, beef stroganoff, lasagne or ratatouille. Ready for smooth easy enjoyment, yet the structure will allow up to 5 years bottle maturation.

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 ‘The Churchyard’ Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 Western Cape South Africa
Description

Franschhoek’s original cemetery is the final resting place of the original Huguenot families until the turn of the 20th century. The legacy of our ancestors endures on the engraved tombstones. Our Cabernet Sauvignon symbolises longevity and evolution with stealth and structure to preserve Franschhoek’s secrets and stories.

Deep crimson with intense blackcurrants and violets on the nose, there are also notes of currant and mulberry fruit along with attractive savoury oak spice. The palate is smooth with good weight and balance, this really is a great example of a new world Cab. 

Service and Cellaring Best served at 16°C for delicious drinking with or without food. Great with steak and chops, oxtail stew, beef stroganoff, lasagne or ratatouille. Ready for smooth easy enjoyment, yet the structure will allow up to 5 years bottle maturation.

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 Full bodied
Country South Africa
Region Stellenbosch
Appellation No
Grapes Cabernet Sauvignon
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