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Rust en Vrede Stellenbosch 2018

$60

Fresh and focused, this medium- to full-bodied red features fragrant bay leaf and black pepper notes that accent ripe red currant and raspberry fruit, with hints of loamy earth and mandarin orange peel. Sleek and well-meshed, with fine-grained tannins emerging to firm the finish. Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah and Merlot. Drink now through 2030. 5,800 cases made, 400 cases imported.

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Wine Type and Color

Red Still

Magazine Issue

Aug 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

Syrah, Merlot

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$60

Rust en Vrede Stellenbosch 2018

Fresh and focused, this medium- to full-bodied red features fragrant bay leaf and black pepper notes that accent ripe red currant and raspberry fruit, with hints of loamy earth and mandarin orange peel. Sleek and well-meshed, with fine-grained tannins emerging to firm the finish. Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah and Merlot. Drink now through 2030. 5,800 cases made, 400 cases imported.

Details

Wine Type and Color

Red Still

Magazine Issue

Aug 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.

Read More

Overhead photo of various ingreidnets that make up the grape

Other Grapes

Syrah, Merlot

Other Grapes

Syrah, Merlot

Region

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