This wine is produced in a modern, layered style, expressive of the Swartland and showing a good balance of spicy fru...Read more...
- There are currently no submitted critic scores.
Submit a Critic ScoreClose
Food Pairings for Spice Route Syrah Swartland Flagship
This wine is produced in a modern, layered style, expressive of the Swartland and showing a good balance of spicy fruit. The fruit used to craft this wine is from a trellised dryland vineyard on the Rheeboksfontein farm outside Malmesbury and a bushvine vineyard on the Amoskuil farm, above the Spice Route cellar. These prime Swartland vineyards are both planted on deep red oakleaf and koffieklip soils. The wine is in a modern layered style, expressive of the Swartland and showing a good balance of spicy fruit. Earthy and rich fruit aromas meet in the glass, with hints of white pepper that tickle the nose. Juicy red and black fruit show on a sturdy palate, with good oak character and evident longevity. The perfect match for very rich red meat and game dishes with strong sauces.
Best Wine Deals
Domaine la Croix St. Laurent SancerreScanned
Layer Cake Shiraz (2012)Rated
Sumarroca Penedès (2009)Rated
Byron Santa Barbara Pinot Noir (2012)Rated
Domaine Brunet Pinot Noir Vin de Pays d'Oc (2008)Rated
5 Cheap Red BlendsCommented
Quick Wine Survey!Posted
Torlasco Moscato D' AstiCommented
Chateau de Brau Cabardes (2011)Listed