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Plato V Democracy Shiraz 750Ml

Plato V Democracy Shiraz 750Ml

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€11.80 (€11.80/75cl)

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Shiraz

"A moreish drop with heaps of blackberries, plum and cherry, with a touch of spice. Our Plato V Shiraz drinks well on its own and is good with red meats, curries and pasta."

"Nothing more excellent or valuable than wine was ever granted by the gods to man." Plato
The Ancient Greek philosopher Plato, born c. 428 BC, was a great lover of wine. Amongst his teachings sit 5 Constitutional Regimes - Oligarchy, Aristocracy, Tyranny, Democracy & Timocracy - all current themes today.
Ben Jordaan, Winemaker

Wine of Western Cape, South Africa


Allergy Information

Contains: Sulphur Dioxide/Sulphites

Contains Sulphites

Pack Quantity

75cl ℮


Origin Country Name

South Africa


Storage Type

Ambient


Regional Information

The Worcester region is the largest wine producing region in South Africa and accounts for some 20% of South African production. The carries 250 years of winemaking history and has a broad internal network of soil types from sandy loam to tukulu. Climatically Worcester sees warm summers averaging 30 degrees, and cool winters with snow often found on its surrounding mountains


Region of Origin

Western Cape


Winemaker

Ben Jordaan


Current Vintage

2019


Recommended Storage

This wine is ideal for drinking now but can be kept for up to 3 years


Producer

Cape Wine Exporters


Grape Variety

Shiraz/Syrah


Colour

Red


History

Cape Wine Exporters was founded by Rollo Gabb and Ben Jordaan in 2017. Previously Ben was head winemaker at Kumala in South Africa - with the Gabb family having created Kumala, and also being behind the Journeys End brand.


Type of Closure

Screwcap


Vinification Details

The shiraz grapes were destemmed and lightly crushed at 25 balling before being pumped into stainless steel. Temperature of must was kept at 12 degrees for 5 days to prevent spontaneous fermentation. After 5 days the must was inoculated with a number of different yeast strains.


Alcohol Volume Percentage

13


Alcohol Content Units

9.8


Alcohol Type

Wine


Tasting Notes

Ruby red in colour with intense red berry fruit on the nose, and a hint of cederwood and spice followed by classic peppery notes on the palate.


Distributor Address

Chalk Farm Wine,
NW1 8UR,
UK.


Importer Address

W1259,
UK.


Return To

Chalk Farm Wine,
NW1 8UR,
UK.


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Bottled by:
W1743,
UK.





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