A little while ago we were lucky enough to sample all the award winners from this years Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show. After being impressed by traditional stalwarts like Zonnebloem and Nederburg, it was a wine from a small, boutique producer that stole the limelight.
After taking one sip of the Eaglesâ€™ Nest Shiraz 2006, we were instantly convinced on why it walked away with the Trophy for the Best Red Wine on Show. After tasting 50 other wines the Eaglesâ€™ Nest Shiraz really stood out from the rest, seducing both the nose and the palate with relative ease. The grapes for this wonderful example of cool-climate
The Eaglesâ€™ Nest Shiraz 2006 is without doubt one of the most exciting wines we have tasted so far this year and is only made in extremely small quantities.