Warwick Estate First Lady Cabernet Sauvignon 2016, Western Cape

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This wine has a deep and intense ruby red colour. The bouquet reveals red berries, sweet black currants and a pleasant herbal character. It's 100% Cabernet Sauvignon and has been aged in French oak for 18 months giving the palate a rich and spicy edge.

Description

Norma Ratcliffe was one of the first women to start making wine in South Africa in the late 1970's. She is often referred to as 'The First Lady', she released her first wine called ‘La Femme Bleu’- the Blue Lady a Cabernet Sauvignon in 1984.

This wine has a deep and intense ruby red colour. The bouquet reveals red berries, sweet black currants and a pleasant herbal character. It's 100% Cabernet Sauvignon and has been aged in French oak for 18 months giving the palate a rich and spicy edge.

Food Matching

Try with a barbecued Rib Eye Steak.

WARWICK ESTATE

Warwick estate is a family-owned and run winery. Michael Ratcliffe, Managing Director is the third generation family member to oversee this high-quality boutique operation, lauded globally for excellence and consistency. Mike is involved in the wider South African and global wine industries, holding several senior leadership positions in industry bodies.

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Name Warwick Estate First Lady Cabernet Sauvignon 2016, Western Cape
Description

Norma Ratcliffe was one of the first women to start making wine in South Africa in the late 1970's. She is often referred to as 'The First Lady', she released her first wine called ‘La Femme Bleu’- the Blue Lady a Cabernet Sauvignon in 1984.

This wine has a deep and intense ruby red colour. The bouquet reveals red berries, sweet black currants and a pleasant herbal character. It's 100% Cabernet Sauvignon and has been aged in French oak for 18 months giving the palate a rich and spicy edge.

Food Matching

Try with a barbecued Rib Eye Steak.

WARWICK ESTATE

Warwick estate is a family-owned and run winery. Michael Ratcliffe, Managing Director is the third generation family member to oversee this high-quality boutique operation, lauded globally for excellence and consistency. Mike is involved in the wider South African and global wine industries, holding several senior leadership positions in industry bodies.

Country of Production
Price £12.99
Colour Red
Type Still table wine
Profile Full bodied
Country South Africa
Region Stellenbosch
Appellation No
Grapes Cabernet Franc
ABV 13.75
Closure natural cork
Vintage 2014
Awards No
Points No
Bottle size Bottle 75cl
Drink from - until now until 2021
Wine Maker No
Producer Warwick Estate
Food matching Perfect with Roast Beef
Featured Product No