The Laurium Capital Signature Red Blend Report 2016
By Christian Eedes, 27 July 2016
In conjunction with Laurium Capital, an asset management firm, winemag.co.za is pleased to present the inaugural Signature Red Blend Report featuring wines distinctive of their South African producers. 63 entries from 46 producers were received and these were tasted blind (labels out of sight) by the three-person panel, scoring done according to the 100-point quality scale.
Wines to rate 90 points or higher were as follows:
Joostenberg Bakermat 2014
Newton Johnson Family Vineyards Granum 2014
Solms-Delta Hiervandaan 2014
Eikendal Charisma 2014
Ernie Els Proprietor’s Blend 2014
Guardian Peak Summit 2014
Ken Forrester The Gypsy 2012
KWV The Mentors Canvas 2014
Leipzig Master Blend 2015
Nederburg Ingenuity Spanish Blend 2012
Opstal Carl Everson Cape Blend 2014
Orange River Cellars Lyra Vega 2013
Rust en Vrede Estate 2013
KWV Cathedral Cellar Triptych 2013
Romond Vineyards Rebus Cape Cuvée 2011
Zonnebloem Shiraz Mouvèdre Viognier 2014
To read the report in full, download the following: Laurium Capital Signature Red Blend Report 2016
To view a photo album of the awards function, CLICK HERE.
To find out more about Laurium Capital, CLICK HERE.
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