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Avondale Jonty's Ducks Pekin 2013 Wine Review

Avondale Jonty's Ducks Pekin 2013

Avondale Jonty's Ducks Pekin 2013

Paarl W.O., South Africa

Community Score:88/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $15.95

Drink: 2017-2020

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Avondale

Agent: Rare Earth Wines

More Vintages: 2011  2011  2011 

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A full-bodied, dark fruited organic wine offers lots of smoky and savoury goodness on the palate. Mouth-watering acidity. Pair with game meats and yes, duck. MINE: The ducks are the guardians of the vines at this winery. Each day they patrol the rows keeping snails under control. Avondale's motto is soil is life. This winery farms organically. The grapes for this wine are grown organically, and the blend of specific varietals is not noted. OTHER: Heather Wall - CS; WSET Advanced rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review: This is a full-bodied red blend that comes to us from Paarl South Africa. Herbal and savoury with grainy tannins and a lift of menthol. Certified organic. Perfect pairing for game meats. There's enough cleansing acidity to cut through a greasy roasted duck. Drink now. Tasted: May 2016. OTHER: This juicy red shows bramble-edged cherry and currant fruit flavors backed by a licorice snap hint. The lightly toasty finish has modest grip. Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot and Malbec. Drink now. Score - 88 (James Molesworth, winespectator.com, Dec. 31, 2016). - Community Wine Reviews



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