May 2014 - South Africa - All Wines

This month's Wine feature is South African - All Wines
South Africa - All Wines Reviews
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Blackburn Cape
NV Red Wine South Africa
Ruby color. Aromas of cherry compote, singed herbs, and tar with a silky, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a tangy pomegranate and cedar finish with firm tannins. Try with grilled boar.
86 points $8 Best Buy
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
206197
Releaf
2012 Red Blend Western Cape
Ruby color. Aromas and flavors of chocolate covered craisins, cedar, and cinnamon raspberry tart with a silky, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a tangy, spiced nut finish. A fun, flavorful table wine; try with gyros.
86 points $10.99 Best Buy
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
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Mopaya
2010 Cabernet Sauvignon-Shiraz
Aromas of chocolate yogurt, grilled berries, cedar, and smoked nuts with a supple, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a tangy, craisin and pepper finish with oaky tannins.
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
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