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Cathedral Cellar Shiraz 2016 Wine Review

Cathedral Cellar Shiraz 2016

Cathedral Cellar Shiraz 2016

Western Cape W.O., South Africa

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 5

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Price: $17.95

Drink: 2018-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.3%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Cathedral Cellar

Agent: Philippe Dandurand Wines Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 90/100

The 2016 vintage of the robust Cathedral Cellar Shiraz is full-bodied and produced by KWV from the Western Cape wine region. Loaded with ripe black fruit, blueberry jam, leather and spice flavours. Pair with prime rib.

Shiraz food pairings: lamb tangine, roast rack of lamb, beef long ribs on the barbie.

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This Cathedral Cellar Shiraz 2016 was reviewed on September 18, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Andrew Bernardo rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

How they continue to sell this wine at this price point is beyond me. This wine screams pot roast. It has lots of black briar, savoury herbs, hung game, cassis and a hit of sarsaparilla. At $17, it represents one of the best values in Vintages. 90 Points.
Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Great price point on this robust wine. Aromas of blackberry, raspberry, black pepper, leather and a hint of anise. Full bodied with some young tannins, lots of ripe fruit on the palate and a slightly spicy finish. Enjoy with grilled lamb.
From KWV, the 2016 vintage of the robust Cathedral Cellar Shiraz is full-bodied with lots of ripe berry fruit, smoky on the palate with a slightly spicy finish. Enjoy with grilled lamb. - Community Wine Reviews

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