Cathedral Cellar 2019 Shiraz is a full-bodied and well-priced Western Cape Shiraz, savory and supple with ripe dark berry, plum, smoked meat, dried herbs, and spicy flavors on the palate. Enjoy steaks from the grill.
Country: South Africa
Region: Western Cape
A complex combination of white pepper, cigar box, and a concentration of dark fruit, supported by subtle spicy undertones.
The complexity of the nose flows over to the palate. The wine is big and round on entry with silky smooth tannins that show well. Nice fruit on the back palate combined with a well-balanced acidity is responsible for a lingering finish and rounds off a perfectly balanced wine.
The wine spent 18 months in barrels. A 35% portion of the blend was aged in new barrels and the remainder, in second and third-fill barrels. The wood utilized in the making of the wine comprised 95% French and 5% American oak.
Serve this wine with roast lamb, char-grilled meats,
wild game dishes or any other richly flavored meat dishes; or, enjoy it on its