Winemaker: David Nieuwoudt. This is quite liquorous and warm in character, with a dense black-fruit core that's accented by notes of purple violet, iodine, game meat and black tea. The mouthfeel is plush and velvety, with structured tannins and spicy notes of pepper and mocha that carry through on the finish. Drink now–2021.
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Managing Editor, Print, and Tasting Director
Reviews wines from South Africa and Languedoc-Roussillon.
Buzzeo joined Wine Enthusiast Magazine
in 2006 as a tasting coordinator, and eventually became Tasting Director and Senior Editor, responsible for overseeing all aspects of the tasting and review program. Most recently, Buzzeo assumed the role of Managing Editor. Since coming to Wine Enthusiast
, she has made it one of her personal missions to promote the acceptance of cross-drinking, encouraging everyone to embrace finely crafted libations across all beverage categories. Buzzeo is also an avid homebrewer and a member of the AHA (American Homebrewers Association).