2013 Aristargos

David & Nadia, Swartland, South Africa

Drinking Now 2020

PRICE TYPE

Image of product Aristargos

Reviews & Scores

38% Chenin Blanc, 28% Viognier, 17% Roussanne, 17% Clairette Blanche.
Pale greenish gold. Very full and broad but it all tightens up on the finish. A hint of broom and lemon oil. Interesting! Embryonic.
Score: 17+
Jancis Robinson

About Swartland Download fact sheet Print Details

David & Nadia image

PRODUCER

David & Nadia

Region image

REGION

Swartland, South Africa

YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

TASTING NOTES

The blend consists of 95% Tempranillo from 40-year-old vines in Las Cuevas, El Palo and Las Monjas in Rodezno, complemented with 5% Graciano from the Montecillo estate in Fuenmayor. The Graciano gives the wine an aromatic intensity and acidity, to carry the structure and elegance of the Tempranillo. The grapes are vinified separately in four-and-a-half-year-old American oak for three years, and...

more
BUY
TASTING NOTES

The blend consists of 95% Tempranillo from 40-year-old vines in Las Cuevas, El Palo and Las Monjas in Rodezno, complemented with 5% Graciano from the Montecillo estate in Fuenmayor. The Graciano gives the wine an aromatic intensity and acidity, to carry the structure and elegance of the Tempranillo. The grapes are vinified separately in four-and-a-half-year-old American oak for three years, and...

more
BUY
TASTING NOTES

more
BUY
TASTING NOTES

A vivid mid-ruby, dried rose petal and balsamic scented reserva, still showing vibrant raspberry fruit and fresh acid. Chocolate-coated cherry character with hints of vanilla, but in a far more restrained way than in classic Rioja wines. Superb structure with ripe, fine-grained tannins and a tar-like grip towards the end of the long finish. Armit Wines 

more
BUY

Telephone: +44 (0) 20 7908 0600 web@armitwines.co.uk Opening Times: 9:00am - 5:00pm Make a Payment

drinkaware.co.uk