Mullineux Syrah

R325.00

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Mullineux Syrah. This perfumed Syrah has notes of spicy citrus rind, refined black fruit, violets and lilies. The palate is elegant and restrained with a silky texture balanced by a fresh, natural acidity. The finish is long with supple tannins. Best served at 16 to 18 °C, this wine will greatly benefit from decanting if drunk within the first 3 to 5 years after bottling.

From the internationally acclaimed Mullineux Family, this Syrah is pure pedigree. 2010 was the Platter Red Wine of the Year, 2011 won a Platter 5 Star and 92 points from the Wine Advocate in the US. A blend of the three soil types distinguished in the terroir-specific range, 2013 has a clean pepper overlay to subtle spiced fruit profile. Fine, integrated tannin management ensures silky smooth texture, seamless & supple with inherent freshness. The palate is full bodied and spicy, with a silky texture and a balanced natural acidity. The long finish is fresh and surprisingly long and supple. Best served at 16 to 18 °C, this wine will greatly benefit from decanting when drunk within the first 3 to 5 years after bottling.