2015 Family Vineyards 'Granum', Newton Johnson, Hemel-en-Aarde

Gordon's take on the Rhône valley is everything we've come to expect: elegant with delicious purity of fruit, spice and a full body. This makes the best of a wonderful vintage to produce a wine that will prove captivating for years to come.

Critic score
93/100
Pricing
Bottle
In stock
£22.40
Case, 6 Bottles
In stock
£134.40

WINE DETAILS

  • Region & country
    South Africa
  • Maturity
    Ready 2018 - 2030
  • Colour
    Red
  • Sweetness
    Dry
  • Style
    Still
  • Unit Volume
    Bottle (75cl.)
2015 Family Vineyards 'Granum', Newton Johnson, Hemel-en-Aarde

TASTING NOTES

This Rhône style blend of Syrah with 25% Mourvèdre comes from the hottest and stoniest part of the farm. Savoury, spicy and peppery, with notes of violet and red fruits and good underlying grip and minerality.

Tim Atkin MW, timatkin.com (October 2017)
93/100