David & Nadia Wines

Swartland Red Wine 'Elpidios'

Swartland Red Wine 'Elpidios', David & Nadia Sadie

38% Grenache Noir, 36% Syrah, 10% Pinotage (they no longer make a varietal Pinotage, alas), 9% Carignan, 7% Cinsault. Made in similar fashion than to their main Grenache in terms of long, gentle extraction, the use of 50% on average whole bunches, pressed off and matured partially in bigger format vertical foudre and old 500 L neutral French oak barrels. Matured for a year before bottling and then matured in bottle for 18 months before release.

Info

Vintage:
2019
Country:
South Africa
Region:
Swartland
Appellation:
Swartland
Variety:
Blend - Swartland
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Practicing Organic

Sizes Available

Full Bottle ZA-DNS-04-19 12/750ml

Resources

Press & Reviews

Vinous Media
Score
93
Date
2021-12-01

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