SA Red Wines J

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South African Red Wines : J

Platter ratings :

1* plain and simple | 2* pleasant drinking | 3* characterful, appealing | 3.5* very good / promising

4* excellent | 4.5* outstanding | 5* superlative; a South African classic

 

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Jacobsdal | Pinotage 2007 | Platter 3.5*

Platter 2011 “Classically styled … plum fruit & not unattractive farmyard character, fresh acidity, fine tannins.”

Jason's Creek Classic Red 2010 A

Jason’s Creek Classic Red 2010 | Platter 2.5*

Platter 2014 “Ripe & smokey with same alcoholic glow as others in the range, off-dry conclusion”

Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon 2006 A

Jordan Cab S 2006 | Platter 4*

Platter 2009 “Measured, utterly correct but oh what pleasures await in time … Modern yet restrained 06, nutty cassis sewn into tight tannic structure for now. One for the cellar. 18 mths Fr wood. 13% alc.”

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Jordan | Cab S 2013 | Platter 4.5*

Platter 2017 ” … classic expression of variety; stately & complex, showing class & attitude. Beguiling cassis with layers of earthy liquorice, leafy herbs & dark chocolate. Already delicious, but showing great ageing potential.”

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Journey’s End | Pastor’s Blend Cab S Merlot 2014 | Platter 3*

Platter 2017