This is a seriously impressive wine. Its black currant fruit, rich smoky flavors and soft tannins come straight out of the glass. But it is very young, needing three years for aging to show its prune, black plum and herbal character blending well with the great layers of y showing some wood. Imported by Vinnovative Imports.
Exuding style and power, this Chardonnay shows complexity with great depth—and breadth—of aromas and flavors. Tropical fruit, citrus, butterscotch, toasted oak and spice are beautifully melded together to achieve a harmonious whole. Near-perfect fruit/acid balance, a supple mouthfeel, and a superlong finish displaying orange and toast notes wrap it up.
A classic Bordeaux blend, featuring 55% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot and 15% Cabernet Franc. It is packed with great cassis flavors that mesh well with the coffee and mocha flavors, dry tannins and hints of spice from 24 months in new wood. The hill in the name recognizes hillside vineyards, Cobblers recognizes that ancestors of the owning Jordan family were in…
Displaying style and character, this mid-weight Merlot ‘s complex nose shows classic berry, plum, mocha and earth flavors, with interesting cinnamon and olive accents. The round palate shows solid flavors of plum, cocoa and coffee as well as good texture and fruit to acid balance. Finishes with moderate tannins, offering good near-to mid-term aging potential.
A taut but expressive nose of minerals, pepper and red fruit lead this lovely wine from Stellensbosch. The velvety, mouthfilling flavors of slightly sweet berry and spice are luxuriant, and the finish is long. Soft and refined but memorable. A beautiful wine with ageable appeal.
This appealing, assertive Cab offers upfront mouthfilling fruit, muscular tannins—but with an elegant, approachable character that gives it food-friendly potential. Aromas of blackberry, mint and spice lead into balanced waves of red fruit, vanilla and black currant. The finish is lingering. Overall, an exciting and accessible wine.
A savory, masculine nose of black currant, cloves and spice lead into flavors of black fruit, spiced sausage and toast in this sexy Cabernet. Flavors are meaty, spicy but soft. Balanced but has a plucky, spicy backbone. Pair with lamb, steak, savory dishes.
A Bordeaux-style blend made from 50% Cab Sauv, 30% Merlot and 20% Cab Franc and aged in new French oak for 24 months, this ripe and lush wine is ready for drinking now with easygoing black cherry and blackberry fruit aromas and flavors laced with notes of pepper, licorice root, tobacco leaf and soft leather. The creamy mouthfeel is given structure with medium…