Klein Constantia: Vin de Constance tasting 1988-2008

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With the recent release of Klein Constantia's Vin de Constance 2008, a speical tasting was held spanning the vintages; 2007, 2005, 1996, 1992 and 1988. Read Margaret Rand's tasting notes from the event here (wines were tasted old to young)
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Klein Constantia Vin de Constance
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Vin de Constance 1992

Vin de Constance 1992
Doesn’t taste appreciably younger – well, four years in the lifetime of this wine is probably neither here nor there. Sinuous pear toffee wrapped round a knife blade of acidity, very fresh and mineral; complex notes of mint, blue cheese and coffee. A long, very fine finish.
Score: 18.5pts/20 (95/100pts)
Alc: 14.5%, 103g/L residual sugar,
Price/stockists: Available to buy in South Africa
Drink: now-2050