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Overview of the Wine
Vincent Carême of Domaine Vincent Carême in the Loire Valley, brings his expertise and techniques from France to Swartland in this flagship bottling of which 2014 marks the second vintage.
Vincent is passionate about Chenin Blanc, making several styles of the varietal, and he firmly believes that the quality of the wine is determined in the vineyard. He’s found his spiritual home in South Africa and is excited about the promise of Chenin Blanc here and all that it can do.
Grape / Blend
Blend: 60% Shiraz, 40% Cinsault
Swartland, South Africa
Winemaker's Tasting Notes
Crafted with a French flair, Le Rouge expresses lavish dark berries and blackcurrant with smooth and refined tannins. This blend exhibits a palate that is elegant and refreshing, with a marked balance appealing to crowds.
90 Points - Wine Spectator
Elegant, showing a gentle texture, with intense acidity giving energy to the flavors of yellow apple, lime and honeysuckle. Salty mineral elements emerge mid-palate, leaving a savory aftertaste.
Product size: 750ml