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610. OLD SCHOOL SYRAH, False Bay. South Africa
Alcohol Percentage: 13.5%
Area: The vines for this bottling came from Helderburg and Stellenbosch - it is labelled as 'Coastal', indicating a blend
Grape Variety: 100% Syrah. Partial whole-bunch fermentation; no added yeast. Matured in large wooden barrels for 6 months before bottling
Producer: False Bay is the 'entry level' label of Circumstance winery, a project conceived by Englishman Paul Boutinot and based in Somerset West, near the coast (which does indeed look out over False Bay, east of Cape Town)
Old Bridge Rating: Simple, spicy, ripe and great value
£8.50 per bottle
£8.08 per bottle in a mixed case of 6 bottles
£7.65 per bottle in a mixed case of 12 bottles
5% discounts on Mixed Cases.
10% discount on Un-Mixed Cases.