Posts tagged with ‘Alpha Estate’

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2011 Alpha Estate Sauvignon Blanc

by Cornelius Wesseling

Tasted by GrapeRover. Greenish clear yellow. Light viscosity, distinct aroma’s of apple, lemon, and grapefruit. Fine flavors of grapefruit, lime, some minerality, eucalyptus and fine acetic acid. Pleasantly light with a juicy texture. Medium lenght. We…

2007 Alpha Estate Axia Xinomavro – Syrah

by Cornelius Wesseling

Tasted by GrapeRover. Brilliant dark purple. Good density. Spicy aroma’s like vanilla, clove and pepper mingle well with soft ripe fruit like blackberry and prune. Balanced and complex flavors combining soft acidity with plum, blackberry, black currant…

2007 Alpha Estate Syrah Xinomavro Merlot

by Cornelius Wesseling

Tasted by GrapeRover. Dark ruby with brown edges. Medium density. Concentrated harmonious aroma’s of blackberry, red currant, prune, toast, vanilla, black pepper, clove, and black olive. Soft acidity. Ripened flavors like blackberry, red currant, fores…

2008 Alpha Estate Xinomavro Hedgehog

by Cornelius Wesseling

Tasted by GrapeRover. Bright purple. Good density. Bold aroma’s of blackberry, red currant, cherry, mediumt toast, and a hint of black pepper. Balanced flavors like blackberry, red currant, dried tomatoes, black olive, and light toast. Refreshing acidi…

2008 Alpha Estate Omega Late Harvest

by Cornelius Wesseling

Tasted by GrapeRover. Yellow gold. Nice density. Pleasant notes of peach, apricot, cantaloupe, light toast, and some honey. Modest flavors of pear, peach, some apricot, vanilla, spice and honey. Medium/full bodied. Round and silky texture. With a mediu…