This harmonious classic full structure has voluptuous soft red fruit flavors that continuously compete to
dominate one another as this wine spends time in the glass. Strawberries, black currant, liquorice and
sweet oak flavors are rounded off with fine cinnamon and caramel fudge, which lingers long after
swallowing. The well-balanced tannin structure in combination with the wine's intense flavors will
ensure that this great vintage stands proud as it improves in the bottle over the next couple of years.
De Toren proprietors Emil and Sonette den Dulk left Johannesburg in 1991 to establish their vineyards in the Polkadraai Hills of Stellenbosch. Situated on southern facing slopes overlooking False Bay, De Toren enjoys the cooling effect of constant ocean breezes. Taking a holistic approach to keeping vineyard soils healthy and balanced, viticulturalist Ernest Manuel employs sustainable farming practices throughout the property. Infrared Aerial Imaging is used extensively in order to monitor ripeness in various vineyard... View More