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Simonsig Tiara Stellenbosch 2017

$39

Elegant, offering enticing aromas of shiso leaf and woodsy spice that are delicate and well-meshed, with flavors of ripe black and red currant, espresso, iron and singed citrus peel. Sleek and harmonious, with sculpted tannins providing fine form and a lightly chewy texture on the lingering finish. Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. Drink now through 2032. 2,101 cases made, 100 cases imported.

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Wine Type and Color

Red Still

Magazine Issue

Mar 31, 2022

Summary

Primary Grape

Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon, native to Bordeaux, has thick blue skins, giving the resulting wines plentiful tannins and phenolics and making them particularly ageworthy. Over the past 50 years, Cabernet Sauvignon has spread to all of the New World's major winegrowing regions, and it remains one of France's most important grapes.

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Other Grapes

Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot

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$39

Simonsig Tiara Stellenbosch 2017

Elegant, offering enticing aromas of shiso leaf and woodsy spice that are delicate and well-meshed, with flavors of ripe black and red currant, espresso, iron and singed citrus peel. Sleek and harmonious, with sculpted tannins providing fine form and a lightly chewy texture on the lingering finish. Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. Drink now through 2032. 2,101 cases made, 100 cases imported.

Details

Wine Type and Color

Red Still

Magazine Issue

Mar 31, 2022

Summary

Primary Grape

Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon, native to Bordeaux, has thick blue skins, giving the resulting wines plentiful tannins and phenolics and making them particularly ageworthy. Over the past 50 years, Cabernet Sauvignon has spread to all of the New World's major winegrowing regions, and it remains one of France's most important grapes.

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Overhead photo of various ingreidnets that make up the grape

Other Grapes

Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot

Other Grapes

Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot

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