Details

  • Type: Red
  • Country: South Africa
  • Region: Elgin Valley
  • Vintage: 2013
  • Producer: Shannon
  • Primary grape: Merlot
  • Bottle size: 75cl
  • List price: £27.54
  • Code: 31400
  • Awards:
    • SILVER (2013) SOMMELIER WINE AWARDS 2018

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Barrel

Expression

Oaked, intense, concentrated reds

Roasted Lamb
Black Pepper
  • Full-flavoured and mature cheeses e.g. Cheddar, Cheshire, Edam, Gouda. Manchego, parmesan, Pont l’Évêque
  • Bay leaf, black pepper, chives, mint, nutmeg, rosemary, thyme
  • Grilled, roasted, seared, braised game: boar, duck, grouse, pheasant, venison. Beef, lamb
  • Full-flavoured cream- or cheese-based sauces e.g. parmesan. Intense wild mushroom, casserole or jus sauces
  • Some good combinations are possible with spicy foods but careful experimentation is required
  • Usually vegetables will be supporting a full-flavoured meat or dominating sauce. Hearty lentil dishes. Rich, wild mushroom dishes

About the Wine

This red wine is made by Shannon in Elgin Valley. A great choice for rich beef dishes, especially steak. Formed from primarily Merlot grapes, this wine is ethically produced. This wine is exclusive to Matthew Clark. Supplied by Shannon Vineyards.

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