De Krans, widely known as being one of SA’s leading port-style wine producers, once again showed that they are more than a one trick pony at the recent 2019 National Wine Challenge Awards. Their Cape Vintage Reserve 2016 was awarded the Grand Cru Award (Best in Category) as well as a Double Platinum and position on the sought-after Top 100 SA Wines for 2019. The awards were announced at a special event on Thursday, 9 May at Spier Wine Farm in Stellenbosch.
The Cape Vintage Reserve 2016 – De Krans flagship port-style wine – spent 20 months in a big oak vat and has a dark colour with a plum red rim. A big wine full of ripe dark fruit notes of plum, mulberry and black currents. Well-rounded, with smooth dark chocolate undertones and firm tannins, results in a wine that will mature well over 30 years. A port-style wine to savour on its own or enjoy with well matured cheeses. The De Krans Cape Vintage Reserve 2016 retails for approximately R375 per bottle.
For more information on this award-winner visit www.dekrans.co.za or contact the farm on 044 2133 314.