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Excelsior Cabernet Sauvignon
Staff Pick

Excelsior Cabernet Sauvignon - 2017

Item # 11085 750mL
You Save 27%
$10.96 $7.96 / Single Bottle
You Save 35%
$131.52 $85.97/ Case of 12
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Tasting Notes

Darkly colored, giving aromas of ripe plums and blackberries. Intensely flavored with sweet fruit - plums, blackberries, black currants, and a bit of spice.


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Staff Pick Notes

Here is on the best priced, balanced and delicious wines in the store! I have not always found that to be the case with wines of South Africa. Rich inviting notes of loganberry, black currants greet the senses with little effort. Silky and soft on the palate but with a lifting quality providing a freshness keeping it a lively experience! The De Wet family has history going back to 1697 and had the foresight to plant vines then. The tradition continues with an eye on quality and it is evident in the wine. Cheers!

- SCB

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South Africa

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