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Neil Ellis Cabernet Sauvignon Jonkershoek 2003

External Review by JJ Buckley Fine Wines:

Medium-weight, with juicy red currant and plum fruit stitched with sanguine, mineral and cedar-tinged toast notes. Drink now through 2008. 850 cases made. (JM) Wine Spectator. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from Stellenbosch in South Africa. 2003 Neil Ellis Cabernet Sauvignon 750ml

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Varietal: Cabernet Sauvignon
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Neil Ellis Wines:
Neil Ellis Wines differs from most South African wineries in that instead of owning vineyards we have focused on producing the best wine possible and sourcing the grapes from top quality growers. Recognizing that different grape varieties thrive under different soil and climate conditions which are not likely to be found on a single estate, from our company's start our philosophy has been to l... Read more
Neil Ellis Wines differs from most South African wineries in that instead of owning vineyards we have focused on producing the best wine possible and sourcing the grapes from top quality growers. Recognizing that different grape varieties thrive under different soil and climate conditions which are not likely to be found on a single estate, from our company's start our philosophy has been to locate those areas that produce a distinctive grape quality and work closely with quality-minded growers in those areas. Today our grapes come from three main vineyard sites: Oude Nektar Farm in Jonkershoek, Stellenbosch; Contreberg Farm in Groenekloof, Darling; the Whitehall farm in Elgin. Read less

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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
07/22/2010

Medium-weight, with juicy red currant and plum fruit stitched with sanguine, mineral and cedar-tinged toast notes. Drink now through 2008. 850 cases made. (JM) Wine Spectator. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from Stellenbosch in South Africa. 2003 Neil Ellis Cabernet Sauvignon 750ml



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