SA Red Wines N

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South African Red Wines : N

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

 

Nabygelegen Scaramanga 2014 A

Nabygelegen Scaramanga Red 2014 | Platter 4*

Platter 2016 “Cab, merlot & malbec with 20% tempranillo shows consistent serious form, 14 having the warmth of the vintage and perhaps peaking earlier. Wild spice & coconut combining with ripe dark fruit & slight herbaceous tones.”

Nederburg Baronne 2009 obverse

Nederburg Baronne 2009 | Platter 3.5*

Platter 2011 : “Succulent … tannins well bonded with the red fruit , engages you further with spicy tobacco nuances.”

Noble Hill Syrah 2010 A

Noble Hill Syrah 2010 | Platter 4*

Platter 2015 “10 picks up where 09 left off. Ripe blackberry fruit & cedary notes. Squeeze of tannin from 18 months in French oak, 30% new. Focused & powerful but softly textured.”