Journey's End The Pastors Blend 2012

Product code: 13JOUR8B2012

This wine has a rich earthy character, with notes of summer herbs accompanying the ripe dark fruit flavours. There is a touch of sweet spice on the palate, and the smooth tannins give a long finish.

  • Country:South Africa
  • Region:Stellenbosch
  • Vintage:2012
  • ABV:13.5%
  • Residual sugar:4.0 g/L
  • Colour:Red
  • Product Type:Still
  • Bottle Size:75 cl
  • Grape Variety:Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz

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Taste scale & description

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Taste Scale: 9

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Journey's End Pastors Blend

Product guide note

This wine is a blend of mostly Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. It has flavours of violets and dark plum fruit. The fruit is juicy and the wine has some herbaceous, minty notes with a soft velvety finish.

Food match

Barbecued meats, Game, Burgers

Production information

Producer: Journey's End

Founded in 1996 when the Gabb family took over and replanted the estate, Journey’s End has quickly become one of Stellenbosch’s top addresses. Journey’s End is right at the heart of Stellenbosch, with one of the cape’s most exciting terroirs.

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Production note

The grape must is fermented over a two-week period in open top tanks. The wine is then aged for 9 months before release in (50% in French oak barrels, and 50% in neutral vessels).

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