Read Decanter's tasting notes for Leeuwenkil, Heritage Syrah, Swartland 2012, from a comparatively recent label with fruit from coveted vines.

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Points 95
Drink:2015-2022

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Leeuwenkil, Heritage Syrah, Swartland 2012
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Leeuwenkil, Heritage Syrah, Swartland 2012

18.5(95) Leeuwinkuil is a comparatively recent label (though the fruit from these vineyards was much coveted by other producers), but its Syrahs are brilliant. Red fruit, spice, bacon fat and white pepper combine enticingly on the palate here underpinned by taut minerality.

Price £38.25 New Generation Wine, Swig

Drink 2015-2022

Alc 14%

Taster Tim Atkin MW