Cabernet Sauvignon 2012
This is the first bottling of this Limited Release since the 5* 2009 vintage. Only 4200 bottles produced.
Only the grapes from a specific vineyard site at La Bri are used for this classic Cabernet Sauvignon. Yields are kept low: 4-5 tons/ha.
Cold soak for 1 week before fermentation in stainless steel tanks.
In the Cellar
Malolactic fermentation took place in barrel. Matured for 24 months in 100% French oak (225L, 56% new).
Each of our wines is linked to a specific flower- the characteristics of the wine are symbolized by that particular flower on the label.
Watsonia alba (White watsonia)
Watsonia alba is a very striking plant, with attractive foliage and gorgeous spikes of cup-shaped white flowers. Our Cabernet Sauvignon is a very pure and powerful wine much like the Watsonia alba.
Awards (2012 VINTAGE)
SPI – Christian Eedes Cab Report 2015 – 90 points
Platter Wine Guide – 4*Star
Awards (2009 VINTAGE)
SPI – Christian Eedes Cab Report 2013 – 5* Star
The quality and enjoyment will be further enhanced if decanted 30 minutes prior to consumption.
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La Bri Estate | Excelsior Road | Franschhoek | 7690 | South Africa