An elegant style, showing a measure of restraint and subtlety, with vivid black cherry, nutmeg and a hint of boysenberry fruit emerging on the finish. Drink now through 2010. 825 cases made.
Mar. 12, 2007
WARWICK ESTATE RESERVE Simonsberg-Stellenbosch 2004
90 points, $32
Focused, with ripe currant and plum fruit, layered with mocha, coffee and bacon notes. The fruit and spice lingers on the fleshy finish, which stretches out nicely, with a black tea note. Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Merlot. Drink now through 20 —James Molesworth