Pronounced aromas of red cherries, cracked black pepper and Cape fynbos, specifically wild boegoe with a delicate floral hint. The palate is youthful with flavours of red berry fruit and a sprinkle of spice on the finish. An ethereal, lightbodied wine with notable acidity and good grippy tannin from the stems. Will soften and develop over time. Enjoy now or mature for up to 3 years.
Amid some of the most rugged and steep vineyards in Paarl, Stok by Paaltjie (Vine by Post) Grenache vines grow amongst the wild Cape fynbos. Here, each vine is given room to develop their own tiny personality as they twirl and twist their way up along an individual supportive pole, their roots reaching deep into the shale soils – soils that have been chiselled, shaped and terraced over the course of nearly two millennia. We are proud to bring forward a remarkable expression of this rising Mediterranean variety, brimming with great character and infused with intense fynbos aromas and a seamless savoury palate.
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Pairs well with charred lamb chops, spicy Moroccan tagine and Spanish classics like paella.