A complex array of perfumes & flavours, cassis, graphite, scrub, a prosciutto undertone, all designed to beguile. Firm tannin foundation (18 months, 30% new) promises longevity, but approachable. Has polish, presence.
18 months in oak, 30% new.
Cape Chamonix Wine Farm produces a range of premium wines that capture the essence and splendour of the estate. The farm is situated on the eastern mountain slopes of the spectacularly beautiful Franschhoek Valley to the north of Cape Town. It was originally part of the first farm, La Cotte granted to the Huguenots in 1688. Chamonix boasts some of the highest vineyards in the Cape.