The Martin Melck Cabernet Sauvignon by Muratie Estate sparkles in the glass in a beautiful ruby red and reveals its bouquet, which enchants with the aromas of cassis, blackberries and plums. These impressions are rounded off by subtle hints of violet and oak wood.
This red wine from South Africa impresses on the palate with its great balance and the combination of fruitiness and oak. This fine wine is a perfect symbiosis of fruit, fine acidity with an elegant tannin structure.
Vinification for the Martin Melck Cabernet Sauvignon by Muratie Estate
After the hand harvest in Stellenbosch, the grapes were pressed and then fermented in a combination of stainless steel tanks and open fermentation container. The wine then matured for 20 months in French oak barrels.
This South African red wine can already be drunk or stored for up to 8 years.
Food recommendation for the Martin Melck Cabernet Sauvignon from Muratie Estate
Enjoy this dry red wine with wild boar with caramelized pears and cranberry sauce or with beef fillet.
Awards for Martin Melck Cabernet Sauvignon from Muratie Estate
- James Suckling: 90 points
- John Platter - Wine Guide: 4 stars
|Type of Wine:||Red wine|
|Wine acidity in g/l:||5,8|
|Residual sugar in g/l:||2,9|
|Region:||Coastal Region (ZA)|
|Sub region:||Stellenbosch (ZA)|
|Occasion & Theme:||family event , autumn wine , Cooking with Friends , Romantic Dinner|
|Ageing in:||small barrel|
|Grape Variety:||Cabernet Sauvignon|
|Awards:||James Suckling - 90 Punkte , John Platter Wine Guide - 4.5 Sterne , Tim Atkin Master of Wine - 92 Punkte|
|Maturation:||French Oak , Barrique 225 l|
|Duration of maturation (in Months):||13|
|Aromas & Palate Notes:||berry fruit , floral , dřevité|
|Optimal serving temperature in °C:||15 - 18|
|Food Pairing:||dark food|
|Glass Recommendation:||Bordeaux Glass|
|Bottle Design & Features:||Bordeaux Style , classic|
|Bottle size in L:||0,75|
|storage capacity in years from the vintage year:||8|
|Alcohol % ABV:||14,0|
|Allergens & Misc. Ingredients:||contains sulfites and sulfur dioxide|
|Distributor:||Mack & Schühle AG - DE-ÖKO-006 - Neue Straße 45 - 73277 Owen Teck - Deutschland|