2016 was the first of the ‘dry’ years. A moderate summer followed a very dry winter. This meant crop had to be limited to manage the stress on the vines. So the yield was lower but quality looks great.
Remhoogte Chronicle Cape Blend 2016
Varietal: 62% Shiraz, 38% Cabernet Sauvignon
Colour: Deep red
Aroma: Black current, cherries, anise, white pepper.
Palate: Juicy with broad, soft tannins and a bright acidity that brings freshness and length.