Cavalli NIGHTMARE 2015 (6/case) (R169/BOTTLE)
Cavalli Flagship Red of 2017
A velvety blend of Shiraz and Grenache. A deep violet red wine, with subtle tannin structure to age for at least 10 years to come. Intense blackberry and ripe plum laced with cardamom and clove; juicy bushberry profile over elegant florals on the nose. Juicy, ripe entry complemented by soft, supple tannins with well-rounded mouthfeel.
SIGHT + NOSE
Deep violet with black cherry hues, clean and bright. Intense blackberry and rip plum laced with cardamom and clove, giving way to softer juicy bushberry profile poised over elegant florals of lilac and grape blossom.
Juicy, ripe entry complemented by soft, supple tannins with well rounded mouthfeel.
Clean, focused fruit purity with optimal ripeness, balanced tertiary notes and good structure.
14 months in french oak - 30% 1st fill, 40% 2nd fill, 30% 4th fill.
Shiraz 69%, Grenache 31%,
alc (%vol): 13.86