‘Frank’ is a 100% Cabernet Franc from vineyards in the Elgin Valley. The wine is medium bodied and vinified with a delicate approach to showcase the floral edge of this variety, but with its unique expression of place. A fantastic Cab Franc from a new project with immense potential. Showing classic notes of proper Cab. Franc – it has a light cherry colour with lots of redcurrant and cranberry flavours, along with the signature green leafiness of the grape.
Made by Kosie Van Der Merwe, a young South African winemaker based in the Mosel, Germany who spends the Southern Hemisphere harvest months in South Africa to pursue this remarkable négoce project in the Elgin region. A winemaker and vine grower to keep a close eye on.
12.5% / 75cl