Ernie ElsSignature 2016

Product code: 15957
£49.45 inc VAT
£296.70 / case of 6
Country
Country: South Africa
Region
Region: Stellenbosch
Type
Type: Red Wine
Winery
Winery: Ernie Els
Alcohol
Alcohol: 14.7%
Volume
Volume: 750 ml
Winemaker
Winemaker: Louis Strydom
Grape
Grape: Red Blend
Grape: 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Merlot, 5% Cabernet Franc, 5% Malbec, 5% Petit Verdot
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Country
Country: South Africa
Region
Region: Stellenbosch
Type
Type: Red Wine
Winery
Winery: Ernie Els
Alcohol
Alcohol: 14.7%
Volume
Volume: 750 ml
Winemaker
Winemaker: Louis Strydom
Grape
Grape: Red Blend
Grape: 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Merlot, 5% Cabernet Franc, 5% Malbec, 5% Petit Verdot

Product Notes

The Ernie Els Signature wine is a premium South African blend boasting a deep, garnet colour. It’s tantalisingly rich, offering opulent dark berry fruit flavours layered with hints of graphite, spice, and tobacco. This sensational full-bodied wine is made primarily from Cabernet Sauvignon, rounded out with other Bordeaux Varietals. It delivers a compelling balance of elegance and power, backed by velvety tannins and memorable length. Matured in new French oak for 18 months, the Els Signature is truly fabulous and worth the indulgence. It’s a testament to the meticulous care of Ernie's winemaking team and their commitment to crafting world-class wines.

Tasting Notes

Fruit cake plus a mixture of dried fruits, plums, mince pie, cocoa dust, vanilla and prunes. Secondary aromas of leather, tobacco, cigar, pipe tobacco and charcoal counter the dense cherry-cola fruit purity. Serious and layered with elements of fynbos to add lift to a firm palate with a long and delicious finish. It is powerful, full-bodied, classic, dry and long ending

About the Winery

Ernie Els

Ernie Els Winery, tucked away in the tranquil foothills of the Helderberg Mountain in South Africa's stunning Western Cape, is the epitome of luxury wine production. Its location in the heart of Stellenbosch, which enjoys the status one of the world's top wine regions, is one of the elements that makes the winery a sought-after destination for wine connoisseurs worldwide.

The charisma of the golf legend, Ernie Els, is vividly mirrored in every inch of the winery, the trademark blend of style and charm translating seamlessly from tee to glass. The winery is famous for its premium assortment of wines which distinctly represent the sophisticated yet robust character of their namesake.

At the heart of the winery’s operations is the dedication to perfection. A tour around the winery elucidates the painstaking care that goes into each drop of wine produced - from the hands that tend the vineyards, to the passionate winemaking team that nurtures each bottle to maturity.

But Ernie Els Winery is far more than just a wine-producing estate_ It's an experience in itself, captivating both the senses and the spirit. It features a state-of-the-art tasting room that offers panoramic vistas with every sip, an enchantingly serene ambiance matched by hospitable staff and a highly acclaimed restaurant serving exquisite delicacies. Visitors can also enjoy the exclusive Ernie Els Wine Lounge, an oasis of elegance where premium varietals can be savoured.

Adding to its charm is the Ernie Els Golf Experience, a unique element that draws golf aficionados from across the globe. The sprawling greens, meticulously designed by the golf legend himself, offer the quirky delight of a golfing encounter paired with the winery’s stunning landscape as a backdrop.

In conclusion, the Ernie Els Winery embodies a delightful amalgamation of passion, elegance, and finesse, promising an experience that transcends the norm. From whispering vineyards to enticing wines, every aspect resonates with the promise of an unforgettable encounter.

http://www.ernieelswines.com

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