Taken from IWSC News 15 November 2018 Last night, the drinks elite came together for the IWSC’s Annual Awards Banquet 2018at Guildhall in the City of London. With entries from over 90 countries, spanning all categories of wines and spirits, the prestigious event revealed the key trends set to shape what we drink as we...
So excited about this one! Upfront cassis and plums are supported by subtle oak nuances and a smooth but rounded mouth-feel.
The wine is extremely juicy with lashings of dusty chocolate and whiffs of moist Christmas cake on the nose. The palate is steeped in a melange of blackberries, orange rind and hints of dried mint combining a lovely warm earthiness with an abundance of fruit flavours. The tannins are smooth with a dry and delightfully spicy aftertaste.
This wine’s black core with purple rim is the first sign of its intensity. Fragrant pink pepper spice, wild blackberries and classic graphite are some of the flavours you will find in the perfumed bouquet. The palate is generous and lush with sweet bold fruit and brandied cherry nuances that lead to a full bodied palate and a grippy but ripe tannin structure.
Rosendal currently has a limited number of French wines available. The La Chenade Lalande-de-Pomerol 2015 moves towards red fruit on the nose, crushed strawberry and raspberry pastilles, candied and somehow joyful. The palate is medium-bodied with supple tannin, very fine in the mouth with a keen line of acidity.
New vintage Rosendal Pinotage Rosé 2018 available now! Stock up for warmer weather with this crisp and refreshingsummer wine.
This rosé has a beautiful colour of shimmering pink coral. The nose reveals fresh strawberries, candy floss and sweet smelling raspberries. Layers of plump red fruits and white peach on the palate is balanced by a zesty acidity. The flavours conclude in a crisp, refreshingly dry fin