First Cape Special Cuvee Cabernet Sauvignon 75Cl

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£ 5.00
£5.00/75cl

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  • Suitable for vegans
  • Suitable for vegetarians

Product Description

  • Cabernet Sauvignon - Red South African Wine
  • The beautiful vineyards of the floral kingdom of the Western Cape are famed for their fresh and fruity expression of the Cabernet Sauvignon grape
  • This Cabernet Sauvignon is grown in our beautiful Breede River vineyards and has classic aromas of fresh mint and blackcurrant with elegant and full spicy fruit flavours. Great for sharing over Sunday lunch.
  • Wine of Western Cape, South Africa
  • Pack size: 75CL

Information

Allergy Information

  • Contains Sulphites

Tasting Notes

  • This Cabernet Sauvignon is grown in our beautiful Breede River vineyards and has classic aromas of fresh mint and blackcurrant with elegant and full spicy fruit flavours.

Region of Origin

Western Cape

Wine Colour

Red

Alcohol Units

10.1

ABV

14% vol

Producer

FirstCape

Type of Closure

Screwcap

Wine Maker

David Smit

Country

South Africa

Alcohol Type

Wine

Grape Variety

Cabernet Sauvignon

Vinification Details

  • The grapes are fermented at a low temperature to retain the fresh, crisp nature of the wine. Left un-oaked so that the natural fruit flavours can shine through.

History

  • Our wines are all grown and produced by a dynamic team of neighbouring farmers, all co-owners of the FirstCape brand. We believe this is the best way to guarantee the quality of FirstCape, as they care more about the wines from the vine to the shelf.

Regional Information

  • Our FirstCape wines are all made from grapes grown in the Western Cape of South Africa, throughout the beautiful Breede River Valley, just an hour's drive from Cape Town.

Storage Type

Ambient

Storage Instructions

  • To enjoy this wine at its best, drink within 1 year of purchase.

Produce of

Wine of South Africa

Name and address

  • Firstcape,
  • Watergat Pad,
  • Simondium,
  • 7670,
  • South Africa.
  • Bottled by:

Importer address

  • Brandphoenix Ltd,
  • Shakespeare House,
  • 168 Lavender Hill,
  • London,
  • SW11 5TG,
  • UK.

Return to

  • Brandphoenix Ltd,
  • Shakespeare House,
  • 168 Lavender Hill,
  • London,
  • SW11 5TG,
  • UK.
  • www.firstcape.com

Lower age limit

18 Years

Net Contents

750ml ℮

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22 Reviews

Average of 3.5 stars

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Absolute rubbish, avoid at all costs.

1 stars

Absolute rubbish, avoid at all costs.

Delicious, great value

5 stars

Delicious, great value

husband said it was like vinegar he did not like i

1 stars

husband said it was like vinegar he did not like it, I thought it would ease the lockdown......no.....oh well.

I may have had a bad bottle., but it was undrinkab

1 stars

I may have had a bad bottle., but it was undrinkable. Should have returned it.

Hard to understand the good reviews

1 stars

Review from tesco.com

The bulk of the reviews compliment this wine on its smoothness and wonderful flavours.Maybe I was unlucky and got a bad bottle but this is quite simply one of the worst wines I have ever tasted and that was backed up by the other 3 people who had the misfortune of trying it.My mouth and tongue simply burned as soon as I tasted it.Behind the burning sensation it is possible to detect a blackcurrant flavour but that's as far as it got.I have gone back to it at hourly intervals because I genuinely cannot believe how bad it is but each time it's the same.Simply awful.

most surprising

5 stars

Review from tesco.com

I have not experienced many wines from South Africa, but this First Cape Cabernet Sauvignon really surprised me, it has a wonderful taste, it's very smooth and just so deliscous = a wonderful wine.

Very enjoyable

4 stars

Review from tesco.com

Very enjoyable, lovely flavour, medium bodied, excellent value as purchased with a discount and even so good value at normal price..

Excellent Wine

4 stars

Review from tesco.com

The Cuvée was excellent,we had had it before,full bodied,ideal with steak

FIRST CAPE CABERNET

3 stars

Review from tesco.com

Pleasant enough with some fruit but no depth - another wine not worth full price.

First Cape Cuvee

4 stars

Review from tesco.com

A full bodied, easy to drink anytime wine. excellent value at half price.

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