Neil Ellis "Left Bank" Cabernet Sauvignon

Style:  Full-bodied Red              Vintage: 2014                         ABV: 13%

Appellation: Western Cape       Varietal: Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz (Syrah), Merlot                           

Region: Western Cape              County:  South Africa

Pairings: Gourmet burgers, hearty stews, roasts, ribs, stir fry,

Cheese Pairings: Aged Cheddar and other hard, aged cheeses, Bleu, Gorgonzola, Gouda,

About This Wine: Soft oak and sweet-spice aromas add interest to the rich berry core of this red blend. Notes of raspberry and strawberry fill the medium-weight mouth, framed by soft yet present tannins and spicy hints of licorice and black pepper that linger through the finish.