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ZAR 4 925
Lot 3
  • Waterford Estate; Cabernet Sauvignon; 2012; 6 (1 x 6); 750ml


Lot Estimate
ZAR 3 000 - 3 500
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
ZAR 4 925
Location
Wine Storage

About this Item

Cabernet Sauvignon, 2012
6 (1 x 6) 750ml
Kevin Arnold’s decades of experience at Delheim and Rust en Vrede led him to the prime Waterford estate in the Blaauwklippen valley on the slopes of the Helderberg. Here, in the 'golden triangle' of Stellenbosch, renowned for its favourable terroir for producing world class, structured reds, Kevin (along with business partner Jeremy Ord) has grown Waterford into a luxury brand for fine wine.
Waterford Cabernet Sauvignon has been a consistent performer for all of the past decade, reflecting this in market popularity and gradual appreciation.

Critics Ratings

'Good focus and balance, crafted oak integration, refreshing acidity and a minerally finish. Classy Cabernet. Drink: 2015-20' - Tim Atkin SA Wine Report 2015, 93/100

'Complex yet subtle & superbly defined 12 has ample Christmas cake flavour, with fynbos & cocoa depth. Ripe yet elegant & supple with silky mouthfeel. Includes usual drops Merlot & Cabernet Franc, new oak boosted to 35%'  - Platter's SA Wine Guide 2016, 4.5*

Provenance

Wine Cellar Private Client


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