The Three Cape Ladies as of 2016 is a three-varietal Cabernet Sauvignon led Bordeaux style blend. A further sanctification of the Stellenbosch terroir and its ability to deliver fantastic appealing wines. James Bond makes no secret about his choice of drink with Warwick’s ‘Three Cape Ladies’ red blend his preferred drink for seducing the lovely Felicity Willing in the James Bond novel, Carte Blanche by Jeffrey Deaver.
Cassis and black plum dominate the primary aromas with complex layers a=of all spice, mace, cinnamon, cocoa powder and dried lavender. The palate is bursting with dark berry flavour with a spicy top note of cinnamon and fresh fennel. The opulent fruit is balanced out by the well integrated acidity and chalky tannin. 39% Cabernet Sauvignon, 37% Cabernet Franc, 24% Merlot. View detailed tasting notes here.
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The perfect accompaniment to a Sunday roast, Pairs well with Lean red meat dishes, Fillet steak, Ostrich or game , in red wine sauce. Open Lasagna with Char grilled Giant Mushrooms, fennel and green pepper sauce.