Mount Abora "The Abyssinian" Swartland Red Blend 2014

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Country/State: South Africa
Varietal: Red Blend
Region: Swartland
Color: Red
88+ Our Score (4/2019) Mount Abora is a natural wine producer in the dry and hot region of Swartland in South Africa. The Abyssinian is a blend of 35% Mourvedre, 28% Syrah, 28% Grenache and 9% Cinsault made from hand-harvested grapes off of old bush vines. After natural fermentation with native yeasts, the wine was matured separately in seasoned (neutral) 300 liter French oak barrels for 12 months. The wine has the rugged and bold flavors and spices of a Crozes-Hermitage from the Rhone crossed with the body, finesse and softness of a Pinot Noir from Burgundy. Chill it down, throw it in a decanter if you got it, and drink. This will pair up with nearly anything, but especially with roasted poultry dishes.
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750 ML
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