Syrah usually means Shiraz + R20 for the fancy spelling. My wife bought this so I don’t know if the usual rule applies. The good people of the Swartland seem above that kind of nonsense (Russian wines aside). It’s not disagreeable, but it’s a distinct second place to its Chenin Blancy cousins.
This wonderful wine is the only thing stopping me from launching my attempts at cooking Battered Fish with Sweet Potato Crisps through the window. There’s a special place in hell for people who make recipe books with recipes that are nigh on impossible to cook well. Fortunately the world is also has Riebeek Kasteel and […]