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Dornier Tempranillo Reserve Ranked In Top 10 - Prescient Cape Bordeaux Red Blend Report 2020


9 November 2020  -  Dornier Wines

Congratulations to Dornier’s Winemaker Philip van Staden.

65 wines made from niche red varieties were entered and were tasted blind by a three-person panel.

Dornier Tempranillo Reserve is matured for 44 months in barrel – 12 months in new and second-fill French oak, 12 months in new and second-fill American oak and then 20 months in second-fill French oak barrels.

The nose is filled with plush aromas of molasses with a hint of spice and a leathery appeal. On the palate the wine shows a savoury character. This wine is full-bodied with excellent length and creamy tannins.

Production was limited to 1300 bottles with only 400 remaining in stock. Dornier Tempranillo Reserve and is available to purchase at the Wine Lounge at Dornier or online at https://www.dornier.co.za/product-category/red/