Kanonkop 2014 Cape Winemakers Guild CWG Paul Sauer Red (Simonsberg-Stellenbosch)

Winemaker: Abrie Beeslaar. Always a stunner, in both regular release as well as the CWG form, Kanonkop's Paul Sauer Bordeaux-style blend is bold and concentrated, with tremendous potential for long-term aging. Made from 74% Cabernet Sauvignon, 17% Merlot and 9% Cabernet Franc, it's brimming with notes of cassis, licorice root and black-fruit preserves, all buoyed by ample acidity and a pronounced mentholated-herb lift. Bittersweet cocoa, char and chicory unfold on the back of the black fruit-skin fueled finish. Robust, full and firm, drink 2020–2026. Lauren Buzzeo

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  • Alcohol
    14.3%
  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    Red
  • Importer
    Cape Classics
  • Date Published
    9/1/2017
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