Haven Shiraz

Exhibiting a powerful combination of blackcurrant flavours, combined with a subtle fragrance of dried peaches, thyme and clove spice. This wine has good fruit intensity with minimal oak influence, and subtle richness reined in by soft, plush tannins.

 

This wine exhibits dark chocolate and cherry flavours with hints of cassis.

 

Not available in South Africa.

Tasting Notes

There is a strong impression of primary fruit on the palate due to minimal oak treatment, producing a wine that is supple, fresh and youthful.

Additional Information

Varieties

100% Shiraz

Harvest Date

March 2014

Analysis

Alc: 14% | RS: 3.7 | TA: 5.3g/l | pH: 3.62

Fermentation

Fermented in stainless steel fermenters for two weeks

Ageing

12 months in 6000 litre oak vats

Food Pairing & Recipes

It is perfect to enjoy now with dishes such as slowly braised beef short ribs with tomato, pancetta and mushrooms.

 

Recommended recipe:

 

Wholegrain mustard glazed ostrich fillets

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