Anthonij Rupert Red Blend

Anthonij Rupert Red Blend 2008

This wine offers a dense but detailed aroma, with layers of blackberry pâte de fruit, crushed plum, cassis and cherry preserves. The palate melds flavors seamlessly, with power and balance through the body and notes of chocolate, coffee and roasted bay leaf on the finish.

Style:
Dense, Powerful, Balanced
Flavor:
Blackberry, Plum, Cassis, Cherry, Chocolate, Coffee, Bay Leaf
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Western Cape
Grapes
Merlot,
Cabernet Sauvignon,
Cabernet Franc
Alcohol Percentage
14.50%
Fermentation
In the cellar, the whole berries are manually double sorted and then gravity fed into fermentors. Fermentation takes place naturally.
Aging
Aged for 24 months in 100% new French oak barrels, bottled unfiltered and bottle aged for 2 years.